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Serpent mound, Adams county, Ohio.

Randall, E. O.

Serpent mound, Adams county, Ohio.

Mystery of the mound and history of the serpent. Various theories of the effigy mounds and the mound builders.

by Randall, E. O.

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Published by Ohio State Archaeological and Historical Society in Columbus .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Serpent Mound State Memorial (Ohio)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy E.O. Randall.
    ContributionsOhio State Archaeological and Historical Society.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination125 p.
    Number of Pages125
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16603515M

      The top destination for Megaliths and Prehistory worldwide. Serpent Mound, Ohio: [News and Comments] Effigy Mound in Adams County, Ohio. An earthen mound in the form of a snake. Radiocarbon dating indicates the effigy is years old, placing it within the time of the Fort Ancient Culture. The mound.


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Serpent Mound Adams County, Ohio [Randall, E. O.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Serpent Mound Adams County, OhioAuthor: E. Randall. Truly a site to behold, the Great Serpent Mound in southwest Ohio is the worlds largest serpentine effigy mound yet discovered.

Writhing in a seemingly effortless way, the mound winds through trees on a cliff overlooking the Brush Creek valley of Adams County.

Serpent Mound crater, also known as the Serpent Mound Disturbance, is an eroded meteorite impact crater in Ohio, United States. It lies largely in Adams County, with the northern part mostly in Highland County, except for a small northeast part in Pike County.

It is classified as a complex crater because it features a Serpent mound uplift, a. The Serpent Mound, Adams County, Ohio: Mystery of the Mound and History of the Serpent; Various Theories of the Effigy Mounds and the Mound Builders (Classic Reprint) [Randall, E.

O.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Serpent Mound, Adams County, Ohio: Mystery of the Mound and History of the Serpent; Various Theories of the Effigy Mounds and the Mound Builders (Classic 5/5(2). Recently, a debate has developed in the Ohio archaeological community over the age and cultural affiliations of the Great Serpent Mound in Adams County, Ohio.

So, what does the evidence really show regarding the origins of this mysterious earthwork. Serpent Mound is the greatest effigy mound in the Ohio Valley. The earthen mound is 1, feet.

Serpent Mound is an internationally known National Historic Landmark built by the ancient American Indian cultures of Ohio. It is an effigy mound (a mound in the shape of an animal) representing a snake with a curled tail.

Nearby are three burial mounds—two created by the Adena culture ( B.C.–Location: State Ro Peebles,OH. Great Serpent Mound. Located just a Ohio. book miles from the Homestead. The Great Serpent Mound is a 1,foot ( m)-long, three-foot-high prehistoric effigy mound located on a plateau of the Serpent Mound crater along Ohio Brush Creek in Adams County, Ohio.

The Serpent Mound is the most dramatic of the Ohio Indian Mounds. It is also the largest effigy earthwork in the world.

Located in Adams County in Southern Ohio near the Ohio River, the 1,foot long site is shaped like a curved snake with its mouth open and an egg at its mouth. Nominated as a World Heritage Site, Serpent Mound is the Serpent mound surviving example of a prehistoric effigy mound in the world.

Stretching 1, feet over the ground, the beautifully preserved ancient earthwork depicts the form of an undulating serpent with an oval shape at the earthen Serpent mound is anywhere from years old, and Read more»Location: State Ro Peebles, OH Serpent Mound - State Ro Peebles, Ohio - Rated based on 84 Reviews "I love this place so much.

Ohio. book I drove almost 4 hours from North /5(84). Adams County Ohio Ghosts and Haunts-Serpent Mound, Counterfeit House, and more. Serpent Mound. Serpent Mound Peebles, OH Prehistoric effigy mound is said to be haunted by those who built it. Shadows have been seen around the hillsides and an energy felt just above the walkways.

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Serpent Mound State Memorial. Serpent Mound, Serpent mound in Adams County, stretches about a quarter mile in length and is the largest effigy earthwork (representation of an image) known to this day anywhere in the world.

While it is called Serpent Mound, it is entirely speculation that the image represents a snake with an egg in its mouth. The serpent mound of Adams County, Ohio, contained the bones of giants over eight feet tall in the early s. Thousands of years ago, the Ohio Valley was inhabited by a race of giants.

InJoseph Henry, first secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, estimated that in Ohio alone, there were o burial mounds. Unfortunately, [ ]. Serpent Mound: The Serpent Mound in Ohio is the largest physical serpent effigy mound in the world. While there are several burial mounds around the Serpent mound site, the monument itself does not contain any human remains and the structure itself is therefore now primarily recognised as an astronomical observatory.

Get this from a library. Map and guide to the Great serpent mound, Adams County, Ohio. [W H Cole; Ohio Historical Society.]. The OES visited Serpent Mound on J Located on a plateau outside of Peebles, Serpent Mound is the largest effigy mound in North America and one of only two effigy mounds in Ohio, the other being Alligator Mound in Licking County.

The Great Serpent Mound of Adams County, Ohio, near t Mound, at 1, feet, is the largest effigy mound in the world. Image from Ohio Historical Society/Tom Root.

The Ancient Ohio Trail is the comprehensive, integrated, media guide to Ohio’s mound and earthwork sites. The project is a collaboration of all the major owners, managers, and interpreters of the earthworks, and has been funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

In the News: We would like to thank all the readers of the "County Living's" magazine for voting Serpent Mound as "The Best Historic site of Ohio" One can view the artcle in the June park also got mentioned in anther article - Adams County: The ‘Edge of Appalachia’.

Learn more about Serpent Mound being on the nomination list to the World Heritage List. The Great Serpent Mound is a 1,foot long and 3-foot high prehistoric effigy mound located on a plateau of a crater along Ohio Brush Creek in Adams County, Ohio, and is the largest surviving prehistoric effigy mound in the world.

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