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Battle Ground in Tippecanoe County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Prophet’s Rock
 
Propet's Rock Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Christopher Light
1. Propet's Rock Marker
 
Inscription. Where the Prophet sat and sang to encourage the Indians in the battle of Nov. 8th 1811.

Erected 1929 by General De Lafayette Chapter D.A.R.
 
Erected 1929 by General De Lafayette Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Indian Wars Battlefield Trails marker series.
 
Location. 40° 30.275′ N, 86° 51.092′ W. Marker is in Battle Ground, Indiana, in Tippecanoe County. Marker is on Prophet's Rock Road. Click for map. There is a pull-out with parking at the Prophet's Rock. Marker is in this post office area: Battle Ground IN 47920, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tippecanoe Battlefield Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Stricken Down in the Performance of Duty (approx. 0.4 miles away); Potawatomi ‘Trail of Death’ Route (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Battle of Tippecanoe (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Methodist Camp (approx. 0.4 miles away); World War I Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Tippecanoe Battleground (approx. 1.3 miles away); Prophet’s Town (approx. 1.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Battle Ground.
 
Also see . . .
 
Prophet's Rock Photo, Click for full size
By Christopher Light, April 19, 2007
2. Prophet's Rock
 

1. Tippecanoe Battlefield. From the Tippecanoe County Historical Association. (Submitted on March 22, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 

2. Battle of Tippecanoe. A historical sketch of the battle written in 1911. (Submitted on March 22, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Prophet’s Rock Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Robert L Weber, April 22, 2010
3. Prophet’s Rock Marker
 
 
View from Prophet's Rock towards the Tippecanoe Battlefield Photo, Click for full size
By Christopher Light, April 19, 2007
4. View from Prophet's Rock towards the Tippecanoe Battlefield
 
 
Prophet’s Rock Photo, Click for full size
By Robert L Weber
5. Prophet’s Rock
 
 
Prophet’s Rock Photo, Click for full size
By Robert L Weber
6. Prophet’s Rock
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on March 21, 2008, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. This page has been viewed 2,674 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 21, 2008, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana.   3. submitted on December 18, 2010, by Bob (peach) Weber of Prescott, Arizona.   4. submitted on March 21, 2008, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana.   5, 6. submitted on December 17, 2010, by Bob (peach) Weber of Prescott, Arizona. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
 
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