Sechin Bajo, Peru: The Location of the Oldest Man-Made Structure of the New World?

Sechin Bajo, Peru: The Location of the Oldest Man-Made Structure of the New World?

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A relief carving from the Casma/Sechin culture.

A relief carving from the Casma/Sechin culture. ( CC BY-SA 3.0 )

Featured image: Top Left: The newly found circular site at Sechin; Top Right: Walls encircling the site were uncovered; Bottom: The retaining wall of Cerro Sechin.  Source: Nephicode

By Wu Mingren

References

Hearn, K., 2008. Oldest Urban Site in the Americas Found, Experts Claim. [Online]
Available at: http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2008/02/080226-peru-oldest.html

JRB, 2012. Proyecto Arqueologico Sechín Bajo Casma, Peru. [Online]
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McDonnell, P. J., 2008. A new find is the Americas' oldest known urban site. [Online]
Available at: http://articles.latimes.com/2008/feb/26/world/fg-peru26

www.ancient-wisdom.com, 2016. The Sechin Complex: (Casma Valley Complex). [Online]
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www.megalithic.co.uk, 2008. Sechin Bajo. [Online]
Available at: http://www.megalithic.co.uk/article.php?sid=18552

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