Kolomoki Mounds

8 mi. N of Blakely on U.S. 27, Kolomoki Mounds State Park, Blakely, Georgia

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Photo taken by Eddie Douthitt

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Description 

Excavations have revealed details of burial practices at this type site for the Kolomoki culture (c. 1400-1600). Contains one of the largest mound groups on the southeastern coastal plain. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, July 19, 1964

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 15, 1966
Reference number
66000280
Area of significance
Archeology - Prehistoric
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
D - Information Potential
Property type
Site
Historic functions
Village site; Ceremonial site; Graves/burials
Current function
Park
Periods of significance
1499-1000 AD; 1000-500 AD
Number of properties
Contributing structures: 7
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 1

Update Log 

  • July 6, 2017: New Street View added by Michael Miller
  • April 25, 2012: New photos from Eddie Douthitt
  • April 23, 2012: New photos from Eddie Douthitt

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