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Evidence of prehistoric people has been discovered hidden on the bottom of North Carolina’s rivers and creeks, but the structures remain a mystery in many ways,.
The sites look like piles of stones to casual viewers, but archaeologists have determined the structures often form large V or W shaped patterns when seen from above.
It’s believed the structures were traps called fish weirs, according to a state report released last month. Little is known about their origins in part because the structures are “difficult to access and document,” the report says.
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“Dating these features is a challenge since there are few if any elements that can be directly dated,”with the state office.
“Fish weirs were made and used extensively by American Indian groups prehistorically while others were constructed by early colonists during the historic period. Some weirs were likely constructed prehistorically and later reused ... making them relatively durable, and important places on the cultural landscape.”
Cranford’s report is part of athat was made public last month at the in Jackson, Mississippi. The project aims to create an inventory of suspected weirs, investigate them, and check for evidence of coinciding unknown towns or settlements on nearby river banks.
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Some of the sites could end up nominated for National Register of Historic Places, officials say.
Evidence of historic fish weirs has been found in rivers along the Appalachians from Alabama into New York, the report says.
More than 750 suspected stone weirs have been identified in the Southeast, using Google Earth and other sources, the reports says. Closer inspection may reveal some are not weirs, but are ancient “dams, sluiceways, and other cultural features,” Cranford wrote.
“N.C. has the largest number of suspected stone fish weirs (219) ... and has one of the densest concentrations of fish weirs anywhere. The Yadkin/PeeDee River hosts the largest number of fish weirs of any river examined,” the report says.
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North Carolina has gone seven games without unleashing the type of offense that often defines the Tar Heels. © APWF North Carolina Head Coach Roy Williams looks towards the court during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Elon in Chapel Hill, N.C., Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019. (AP Photo/Ben McKeown) The next assignment is against a team that has produced some strong defensive outings. The seventh-ranked Tar Heels welcome No. 6 Ohio State to the Smith Center in Chapel Hill, N.C., for a Big Ten/ACC Challenge game on Wednesday night.
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Historians believe ancient people built weirs in multiple forms, including versions made of brush, wood and piled stones. The structures are often found in shallow waterways, and experts say they typically “” or group of individuals with spears.
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