Historic Markers Across Georgia



Kolomoki Mounds State Park - 7 mi.



Marker ID: GHM 049-1
Location: Old US 27 about 2 miles north of Blakely at County Rd 280
County: Early
Coordinates:   
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Kolomoki Mounds State Park Memorializing

Prehistoric Georgia Civilization More Than 700 years old

See the ceremonial or temple mound with a base as large as a football field - a rectangular pyramid 156 ft. long, 66 ft. wide, 57 ft. high.

See the half excavated burial mounds with skeletons and artifacts of the Swift Creek I Indians in place as found.

ENJOY BOATING, BATHING AND RECREATIONAL FACILITIES.


GHM 049-1 GEORGIA HISTORICAL COMMISSION



 
Notes:

More information:
Wikipedia - Kolomoki Mounds Historic Park
Georgia Stae Park - Kolomoki Mounds Historic Park

Wikipedia - Woodland period