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Columbia in Caldwell Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Wade Landing Mound

Ancient Mounds Trail

 
 
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1. Wade Landing Mound Marker
Inscription.  The Wade Landing site has a single platform mound. Indian pottery and soil studies suggest that the site is about 1000 years old. The mound was built in two stages and is 9 feet high and 130 by 165 feet at the base. Historic graves in the summit have helped preserve the mound.

Lower Plaque
This archaeological site is on private property. Please view the site from the highway right-of-way.
NO TRESPASSING
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Louisiana Ancient Mounds Trail marker series.
 
Location. 32° 4.537′ N, 92° 1.191′ W. Marker is in Columbia, Louisiana, in Caldwell Parish. Marker is on Route 559 0.3 miles south of Highway 4, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbia LA 71418, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Caldwell Parish Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.8 miles away); Ouachita River Steamboat Era (approx. 3.8 miles away); First United Methodist Church (approx. 3.9 miles away).
 
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July 14, 2018
2. Wade Landing Mound Marker
Native Americans
 
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By Cajun Scrambler, July 14, 2018
3. Wade Landing Mound
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on July 21, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 21, 2018, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 63 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 21, 2018.
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