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Indian Mound Park

 
 
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By Tim Fillmon, September 11, 2018
1. Indian Mound Park Marker
Inscription.  Bird Sanctuary

This mound was constructed as a place for ceremonial burial by prehistoric Indians about the year 1300 A.D.- It is believed that they were ancestors of the tribe known as the "TEQUESTA INDIANS"

Given to the people of Pompano Beach A.D. 1940
 
Erected 1940 by The City of Pompano Beach and Beulah B. & H.C. Jelks.
 
Location. 26° 13.31′ N, 80° 5.544′ W. Marker is in Pompano Beach, Florida, in Broward County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Hibiscus Avenue and Southeast 13th Street. Plaque is near the top of the mound on a rock pedestal at Indian Mound Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 232 Hibicus Avebue, Pompano Beach FL 33062, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pompano Beach Indian Mound (within shouting distance of this marker); Silver Thatch Mounted Beach Patrol (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Barefoot Mailman (approx. 2.7 miles away); The Pompano Colored School (approx. 2.7

Indian Mound Park image. Click for full size.
By Tim Fillmon, September 11, 2018
2. Indian Mound Park
miles away); Hillsboro Inlet Lighthouse (approx. 2.7 miles away); First Zion Missionary Baptist Church (approx. 6.6 miles away); Fort Lauderdale Beaches Wade-Ins (approx. 7.1 miles away); Bridge of the Isles (approx. 7.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pompano Beach.
 
Categories. Native Americans
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on January 8, 2019. This page originally submitted on January 6, 2019, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 52 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 6, 2019, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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