Thursday, August 6, 2020

Abandoned cities and towns

Kincaid Mounds

Remnants of a large city which was created and inhabited by the people of Mississippian culture which flourished around 1050 - 1400 AD. Here...

Cahokia

Site of a native American city which flourished around 1050 - 1350 AD. Some 80 man-made mounds remain in the central part of this...

Tonto Upper Cliff Dwelling

The largest ancient cliff dwelling in Tonto National Monument. An ancient structure with some 40 rooms in a natural alcove. It was developed and...

Pueblo Grande Ruins

Remnants of an ancient settlement which was inhabited in 450 - 1450 AD. Represents a large platform, where earlier stood many houses, three ball...

Kinishba Ruins

Remnants of an enormous pueblo, where the great house had some 600 rooms. Constructed in the 1100 - 1300s, housed up to 1500 people. Location,...

Casa Malpais

Abandoned Mogollan settlement with many interesting monuments. It was inhabited around 1260 - 1400 AD and contains Great Kiva and Solar Calendar - stone...

Agate House Pueblo

Abandoned prehistoric settlement, almost exclusively built from petrified wood. Pueblo had eight rooms, inhabited in 900 - 1200 AD. Partly reconstructed. Location, GPS coordinates: 34.80511 N...

White House Ruins

Ruins of Anasazi settlements under a rock overhang. Ruins of once large building with 80 rooms, which were inhabited in 1040 - 1275 AD....

Inscription House

Abandoned Anasazi settlement under a majestic cliff overhang. Location, GPS coordinates: 36.67022 N 110.82002 W Categories: Ancient cities and towns, Abandoned cities and towns Values: Archaeology, Visual Rating: Where is located? North America,...

Sliding House

Group of Anasazi buildings in improbable location - very steep grotto under cliff overhang. Houses seem to be falling into the abyss. Inhabited around...