Historic Markers Across Florida

Indian Burial Mound

Marker ID: DAR 
Location: At Fire Station, comer of Lake Avenue & Wall Street, Frostproof, FL
County: Polk
Coordinates: N 27° 44.772    W 081° 31.673
  27.7462    -81.52788333
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: WMXC4F


Indian Burial Mound

In the seventeenth century under Spanish Rule Indians buried their dead here.
Glass beads and silver ornaments found on an Indian skeleton identify the mound as Pre-Seminole.

Placed by Lake Wales Chapter DAR, October 10, 1955


City: Frostproof, FL