Maritime Archaic Burial Mound National Historic Site of Canada

L'Anse-Amour
 

A plaque Site of National Historic Significance. This site marks the burial site of a young Maritime Archaic Indian who died about 7,500 years ago. The Maritime Archaic Indians lived here in this area as early as 9000 years ago- Various artifacts were discovered buried with the remains of the child including a walrus tusk, harpoon head, painted stones and a bone whistle.

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L'Anse Amour Road , L'Anse-Amour
51.4804, -56.8662 (Download GPX)
Jan 1 - Dec 31
+1 (709) 920 2142
+1 (709) 453 2493

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