Little Mountain Rockart Site, Nottoway County, Virginia
The Little Mountain Pictograph Site (44NY13) is a winter solstice observation site. It was recorded and published by the Virginia Rockart Survey. The glyphs are located inside a cave or shallow shelter. The glyphs are in shadow all year except during the winter solstice. The sun travels far enough south to illuminate the inside of the wall containing the glyphs. The site probably dates 12-1400 AD and is Mississippian. The site hs thee glyphs.
Shelter View with Winter Sun View
Sun (?) Glyph