Temple Mound "A" at the Crystal River State Archaeological Site. This mound was once 30 feet high, 182 feet long, and 100 feet wide. It was probably built around A.D. 600, during the time known as the Weedon Island period. The Crystal River site is believed to have been continuously occupied from 200 B.C. to about A.D. 1400.
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