638 broadway avenue mckees rocks, pa 15136 ph: (412) 576-3971 now open 7 days a week sun & mon: 12p-5p tues - sat: 10a-7p ©aliya wrays. Few people talk about the mound anymore but at one time it was one of the area’s most striking features it rises above the bottoms neighborhood of mckees rocks and overlooks the ohio river near brunot island. Mckees rock mound – sacred to iroquoian people posted on september 19, 2012 by taiaiakon this page is dedicated to exposing the fraudulent re-written history being promoted by an individual, by the name of eugene strong, who is claiming pottawatomie heritage. Mckees rocks, also known as the rocks, is a borough in allegheny county, in western pennsylvania, along the south bank of the ohio river the borough population was 6,104 at the 2010 census in the past, the city was known for its extensive iron and steel interests. The pennsylvania archaeological survey (pass) files lists 1421 prehistoric and 166 historic sites bringing the total to 1556 recorded sites for washington county this is a rather high site density of one site for every 55 miles.
Personal ads for mckees rocks, pa are a great way to find a life partner, movie date, or a quick hookup personals are for people local to mckees rocks, pa and are for ages 18+ of either sex. Mckees rocks, pa 15136 phone: 412-331-2498 fax: 412-331-6899 mckees rocks historical events ancient history of the area mckees rocks indian site the prehistoric village site had been occupied by humans for thousands of years, dating back to the paleolithic era. Mckees rocks, pa — a man has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of a mckees rocks teenager william hoston, 19, of the west end is charged with criminal homicide and weapons.
Mckees rocks mound attracted the attention of the newly formed carnegie museum of natural history and became the first site excavated by that museum in 1896 under the direction of frank m gerrodette (note: this is the correct spelling, swauger reference below only uses one “r” in the name. Mckees rocks is happening we just can’t seem to keep it to ourselves with an emerging arts and entertainment scene, business district revitalization, industrial development on our riverfront property and appealing proximity to downtown pittsburgh, mckees rocks is bursting with energy. Archaeology conducted at the mckees rocks mound and similar sites has done much to solve the riddle that fascinated jefferson mounding-building developed among indians in the ohio valley during the adena culture stage (800 bc-100 ad) and then flourished during the hopewell (100-500) and mississippian eras (700-1300. Mckees rocks is a first-ring urban borough just across the chartiers creek from the west end of pittsburgh arguably downtown pittsburgh was almost formed on the site of present day mckees rocks, as when george washington was considering a location for fort pitt, he seriously considered an earthwork mound built by several native american. One day on a promontory in mckees rocks, a boy named james j westwood used a bat to hunt for a baseball and struck a human shin bone instead dick george, staff archaeologist at carnegie museum of natural history, stands in front of a historical photo of anthropologists digging at the site of a.
Mckees rocks mound, the largest mound built in pennsylvania by native americans, was located about four miles south of pittsburgh, at the confluence of chartiers creek and the ohio river before its excavation in 1896 by frank m gerrodette of the carnegie museum, the mound was 85 feet in diameter and 16 feet high today only a remnant of the original mound survives. Mckees rocks, once indian land, becomes industrial center kay ryall the pittsburgh press, 6 november 1932 mckees rocks pittsburgh post-gazette, 26 september 1936 mckees rocks boys' club aims fight on delinquency pittsburgh sun-telegraph, 20 april 1939 mckees rocks mound site urged as park: fulton offers bill to acquire ancient. Mckees rocks dating: browse mckees rocks, pa singles & personals keystone state of pennsylvania start meeting people, winking, emailing, enjoying mutual matches, connections and more matchcom has millions of smart, sexy and attractive singles meant just for you. The mckees rocks mound is located at the confluence of chartiers creek and the ohio river four miles south of downtown pittsburgh the mounds were topics of much conjecture during the westward expansion of the united states, even though thomas jefferson had excavated a mound and deduced it to be the creation of american indians.
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The pittsburgh, allegheny and mckees rocks railroad is located in an area known as the 'bottoms' the name of the borough is often incorrectly stated as mc kees rocks, mckee's rocks, or mckees rock, but the official name is mckees rocks it is within the sto-rox school district, which serves mckees rocks and neighboring stowe township. If indian burial mounds are the most primitive of final resting places in the area, then allegheny cemetery, located at 4734 butler street in lawrenceville, is the most opulent and stately founded in 1844, allegheny cemetery is one of the oldest cemeteries west of the allegheny mountains. The data relating to real estate for sale on this web site comes in part from the idx program of the west penn mls idx information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be.