Maritime Archaic Burial Mound National Historic Site of CanadaL'Anse-Amour
A plaque Site of National Historic Significance. This site marks the burial site of a Maritime Archaic child who died about 8,000 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. An exhibit about the site is displayed at the Labrador Straits Museum at L’Anse au Loup.
Locations & Dates
- L'Anse Amour Road, L'Anse-Amour
- 51.4804, -56.8662
- Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2019