[graphic] National Historic Landmarks Program header [graphic]NPS Arrowhead and link to www.nps.gov[photo] Chrysler Building, New York[photo] Brown Chapel, Selma AL[phtoto] Cape Hatteras Light Station, Buxton, North Carolina[photo] Pioneer Deep Space Station, Fort Irwin, CA
     
 
Plainview Site

Plainview, Texas
County of Hale.
National Register Number: 66000814
Resource type: Site.
The threat level was Watch in
2008.
Congressional District: TX-19 Certified Local Government: NO
This NHL offers public access.
Please contact the NHL directly for visitor information.
Current use/information: City owned site is open to the public..

Statement of Significance (as of designation - January 20, 1961):
Excavations at this site demonstrated the antiquity of a type of spear point commonly found throughout the Plains region. This is the type site for the Plainview point, which has been found to date to 7800-5100 BC.

Condition:
Last reported as a "watch" condition level due to erosion and deterioration of concrete site marker.

No change since last reporting period.


Comments and questions about the database may be directed to NHL_info@nps.gov