Van Bibber Creek Site
|Address:||Open surface site on the S. bank near where the creek exits the mountains|
Ancient man's living quarters unearthed. Three cultural zones representing time spans ranging from 190 B.C. through A.D. 900. History, natural setting and excavation studied in detail. Tributary (left-hand) of South Platte River. Upper reaches followed by Drew Hill Road after leaving Tucker Gulch. Colorado Gazetteer, 1906; Hayden Atlas, 1873-6, 1877.
|Quad Map/Date:||Golden, 1965 (1980); Golden, 1939.|
|Sec/Town/Range:||S9, T3S, R70W|
|Source:||Nelson, "Salvage Archaeology on Van Bibber Creek, in Southwestern Lore," 'Colorado Archaeological Society,' March 1969, pp. 85-106; James Grafton Rodgers, Colorado Place Names, 1955.|
|See Also:||Tucker Gulch|
|Last Modified:||Mon, December 10 2012|