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Grave Creek Mound

Moundsville, West Virginia
County of Marshall.
Tomlinson and 9th Streets
National Register Number: 66000751
Resource type: Structure.
The threat level was Satisfactory in
2006.
Certified Local Government: YES
This NHL offers public access.
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Current use/information: State Museum.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - July 19, 1964):
Dating to c. 500 BC, this is one of the largest and oldest mounds in the United States representative of the burial mound tradition of the Adena Culture, which preceded the Hopewell Culture.

Condition:
There are no threats to the landmark at this time.

There are no changes since the last reporting period.


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