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Frogmore in Concordia Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Frogmore Mound

Ancient Mounds Trail

 
 
Frogmore Mound Marker image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, July 20, 2008
1. Frogmore Mound Marker
Inscription. Frogmore is an Indian mound and village site that dates to about AD 700-1200. The mound is rectangular and was built in two separate episodes. It is 14 feet high, 157 by 190 feet at the base, and 60 by 72 feet at the summit. The mound was built within the village area.
 
Location. 31° 36.267′ N, 91° 40.267′ W. Marker is in Frogmore, Louisiana, in Concordia Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Highway 84 and Frogmore Plantation Road on Highway 84. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11054 Highway 84, Ferriday LA 71334, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Blues Trail: Mississipi to Louisiana (approx. 7.1 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Frogmore Cotton Plantation & Gins. (Submitted on August 22, 2008, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
 
Categories. Native Americans
 
Frogmore Mound Marker image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, July 20, 2008
2. Frogmore Mound Marker
Frogmore Plantation can be seen in the background.
Frogmore Mound Marker image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, July 20, 2008
3. Frogmore Mound Marker
This archaeological site is on private property. Please view the site from the highway right-of-way.
NO TRESPASSING
Frogmore Plantation, circa 1818 image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, July 20, 2008
4. Frogmore Plantation, circa 1818
Close by the marker.
Frogmore Plantation, circa 1818 image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, July 20, 2008
5. Frogmore Plantation, circa 1818
Signs says: Welcome to Frogmore. Please pay the tour guide before entering the buildings.
Frogmore Plantation, circa 1818 image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, July 20, 2008
6. Frogmore Plantation, circa 1818
Frogmore Plantation, circa 1818 image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, July 20, 2008
7. Frogmore Plantation, circa 1818
Frogmore Plantation, circa 1818 image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, July 20, 2008
8. Frogmore Plantation, circa 1818
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 2,620 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on , by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. A photo of the actual Frogmore Indian Mound structure (which is on private property). • Can you help?
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