John Roy Site

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John Roy Site
John Roy Site is located in Illinois
John Roy Site
Nearest city Clayton, Illinois
Coordinates 40°1′45″N 90°57′29″W / 40.02917°N 90.95806°W / 40.02917; -90.95806Coordinates: 40°1′45″N 90°57′29″W / 40.02917°N 90.95806°W / 40.02917; -90.95806
Area 3 acres (1.2 ha)
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 780011091
Added to NRHP May 22, 1978

The John Roy Site is located in the U.S. state of Illinois. It is in or near the Adams County village of Clayton and listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places. The site is an important prehistoric village from the Woodland period, associated with the Mississippian culture. It is one of the sites the Register classifies as "address restricted," although many such sites are open to the public as parks. It is the only Registered Historic Place in Clayton, though others are found throughout the county, mostly in Quincy, Illinois.

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  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 







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