Historic Markers Across Florida



Tierra Verde Mound



Marker ID: FLHM F-9
Location: S.R. 679 on Cabbage Key, Tierra Verde, FL
County: Pinellas
Coordinates: N 27° 40.148    W 082° 43.523
  27.66913333    -82.72538333
Waymark: None
 



Text:

A Large Indian burial mound was built on this spot about 1500 A.D. It was used for some years by the inhabitants of a nearby Safety Harbor culture village, Indians who were among the ancestors of the later Timucua tribe. Excavation in 1961 by State agencies added to our knowledge of these people.


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City: Tierra Verde, FL
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