Hollywood Mounds - Mississippi Mound Trail - Hollywood, MS
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62
N 34° 46.352 W 090° 22.325
15S E 740493 N 3850965
Quick Description: Located on Indian Mound Road west of Old US 61, Hollywood
Location: Mississippi, United States
Date Posted: 12/11/2020 8:05:34 PM
Waymark Code: WM13GR6
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390
Views: 3

Long Description:
Hollywood Mounds originally consisted of a large platform mound surrounded by a series of smaller mounds. At 20 feet in height, Mound A is the site's central feature and was once enclosed on three sides by connected mounds forming an embankment. These "boundary" mounds, as well as three mounds to the east of Mound A, were plowed down by the mid-20th century, but their locations have been confirmed by archaeologists. The mounds were built by Native American people during the Mississippi Period, ca. AD 1200-1600.
Date Installed:: 2016

Organization that placed the object:: Mississippi Department of Archives and History

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