California Historic Landmarks

Site of Shell Mound

Site Information

The 4600 block of Shell Mound Street with not a shell mound in sight (December 2000).
site photo
Landmark Number: 335
Location: 4600 block of Shell Mound Street, Emeryville, Alameda County
Marker Plaque: none

Description

The area once contained shell mounds created by the local Indians.

The guide book states that the University of California excavated this site in the 1920s.

 

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