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Livonia in Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Livonia Mounds

 
 
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December 28, 2017
1. Livonia Mounds Marker
Inscription.
Three mound complex built between 700 AD and 1200 AD by the Coles Creek Culture. The largest mound is almost 31 feet tall. The mounds are believed to have likely served as a burial ground for several Native American settlements in the area.
 
Erected by Pointe Coupée Historical Society.
 
Location. 30° 33.787′ N, 91° 33.17′ W. Marker is in Livonia, Louisiana, in Pointe Coupee Parish. Marker is on Mississippi River Trail (State Highway 78) north of Bergeron Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3299 LA-78, Livonia LA 70755, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. False River (approx. 6.3 miles away); Randall Oak (approx. 8.8 miles away); Battle of Bayou Fordoche (approx. 11 miles away); Immaculate Conception Church - Chenal Cemetery (approx. 11.3 miles away); Place de la Croix (approx. 11.4 miles away); Lejeune, Lejern and How to Say It (approx. 11½ miles away); John Archer LeJeune (approx. 11½ miles away); William Bartram Trail (approx. 12.2 miles away).
 
Categories. Native Americans
 
Livonia Mounds Marker image. Click for full size.
December 28, 2017
2. Livonia Mounds Marker
Livonia Mound image. Click for full size.
December 28, 2017
3. Livonia Mound
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 1, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 1, 2018, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 110 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 1, 2018.
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