Indian Rock - Fleetwood Falls, North Carolina
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member macleod1
N 36° 18.510 W 081° 33.022
17S E 450590 N 4018307
Quick Description: Indian Rock is located in this mountain community. Most visitors don't even know of its existence. The rock covers over 10 feet of ground and is hidden behind brush and trees that line the road.
Location: North Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 9/30/2008 4:25:38 AM
Waymark Code: WM4V3B
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TrailGators
Views: 23

Long Description:
This rock shows the repeated use by the Indian women to grind the corn into meal for cooking.

Cherokee and Shawnee tribes are known to have inhabited this area. Tools and artifacts such as arrowheads, tools, and tribal pottery have been found in the New River Valley dating back to the Paleo-Indian culture, almost 10,000 years ago.
Type: Bedrock Mortar

How did you find this "Ancient Evidence": Hiking

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Trailhead: Not Listed

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