Friday, February 14, 2020

Abandoned cities and towns

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...

Palatki Pueblo

Ruins of Sinagua settlement from 1100 - 1400 AD and rich finds of petroglyphs from 4000 BC - 1400 AD. Location, GPS coordinates: 34.91729 N...

Mummy Cave Ruins

Former Anasazi settlement below cliff overhang. These two caves were inhabited in 300 - 1300 AD. Here are structures with some 80 rooms, three...