Filhiol Mound Site facts for kids
|Location||Monroe, Louisiana, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana, USA|
|Region||Ouachita Parish, Louisiana|
|Cultures||Coles Creek culture|
|Responsible body: private|
The site consists of a platform mound which now measures 7 feet (2.1 m) in height, with the base being 100 feet (30 m) by 100 feet (30 m). Excavations at the site have produced charcoal from beneath the mound which dates to 700–1200 CE. A cemetery established in the 1850s on the mounds summit has helped preserve it.
The site is located on US 165 11.7 miles (18.8 km) south of its junction with on Interstate 20.
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