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Battle Ground in Tippecanoe County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Prophet’s Rock

 
 
Propet's Rock Marker image. 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 but has been reported missing); Prophet’s Town (approx. 1.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Battle Ground.
 
Also see . . .
Prophet's Rock image. 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.) 
 
Categories. Native AmericansNotable PersonsWar of 1812
 
Prophet’s Rock Marker image. 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 image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Light, April 19, 2007
4. View from Prophet's Rock towards the Tippecanoe Battlefield
Prophet’s Rock image. Click for full size.
By Robert L Weber
5. Prophet’s Rock
Prophet’s Rock image. Click for full size.
By Robert L Weber
6. Prophet’s Rock
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. This page has been viewed 3,189 times since then and 216 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana.   3. submitted on , by Bob (peach) Weber of Prescott Valley, Arizona.   4. submitted on , by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana.   5, 6. submitted on , by Bob (peach) Weber of Prescott Valley, Arizona. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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