Russell Cave National Monument

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Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Russell Cave National Monument:

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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Russell Cave National Monument

Address:3729 County Rd 98
Bridgeport, AL 35740

Phone:256-495-2672
Fax:256-495-9220
Web: www.nps.gov/ruca/
Size: 310 acres.
Established: Proclaimed on May 11, 1961.
Location:8 miles west of Bridgeport, Alabama. From US 72, take CR 75 north 1 mile to CR 98, then CR 98 north 4 miles.
Facilities:Picnic area, rest rooms (é), visitor center (é), museum/exhibit, self-guided tour/trail.
Activities:Guided cave tours, hiking, craft demonstrations.
Special Features:An almost continuous archeological record of human habitation from at least 6500 BC to about AD 1650 (Transitional Paleo to Mississippian cultural periods) is revealed in this cave.

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Russell Cave from Living Streets, which is delivering the project on behalf of Go Smarter, said: "Instead of driving all the way to school, parents can now park at the Morrison's supermarket at the Killingworth Centre and then walk with their children the rest of the way to school.
Russell Cave, from Living Streets, which is delivering the project on behalf of Go Smarter, said: "Instead of driving all the way to school, parents can now park at the Morrison's supermarket at the Killingworth Centre and then walk with their children the rest of the way to school.
ALABAMA - Experience a day in the life of prehistoric people at Russell Cave National Monument.
Only seven NPS sites feature caves or caverns in their title (Carlsbad Caverns NP, Jewel Cave NM, Mammoth Cave NP, Oregon Caves NM, Russell Cave NM, Timpanogos Cave NM, and Wind Cave NP).
Chief operating officer Mary Wright says the latest construction reports show Russell Cave Elementary and Bryan Station Middle are set for completion in August.
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A small dog buffed with a broken stone blade at Russell Cave had been given a "much more careful burial than the man".
Indian Culture: Russell Cave in Northern Alabama, Ocmulgee in Middle Georgia and Timucuan in Northeast Florida offer museums, audio-visual presentations and demonstrations of American Indian customs and folkways.