Mantle Rock Archeological District

Also known as: KY Survey # 15LV37/LV-14
KY133, Smithland, Kentucky

Photo 

By Nyttend - Own work, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=50507983

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 26, 2004
Reference number
04001253
Areas of significance
Ethnic Heritage - Native American; Archeology - Prehistoric
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; D - Information Potential
Property type
District
Historic functions
Camp; Natural feature; Road-related; Village site; Graves/burials; Work of art (sculpture, carving, rock art); Processing site
Current functions
Natural feature; Outdoor recreation; Forest; Conservation area
Periods of significance
1825-1849; 7500-7999 BC; 7000-7499 BC; 5000-6999 BC; 3000-4999 BC; 1000-2999 BC; 1000 AD-999 BC; 1499-1000 AD; 1749-1500 AD
Significant years
1838; 1839
Number of properties
Contributing structures: 1
Contributing sites: 15
Non-contributing structures: 1
Non-contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing objects: 1

Update Log 

  • July 17, 2017: New photo from Bill Eichelberger

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