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Royal Oak in Oakland County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

The Royal Oak

 
 
The Royal Oak Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joel S., June 26, 2010
1. The Royal Oak Marker
Inscription. Near this spot stood the oak tree named by General Cass "The Royal Oak" from which Royal Oak Township received its name.
 
Erected 1917 by The Royal Oak Woman's Club.
 
Location. 42° 29.968′ N, 83° 8.653′ W. Marker is in Royal Oak, Michigan, in Oakland County. Marker is at the intersection of North Rochester Road and Crooks Road and North Main Street, on the right when traveling north on North Rochester Road. Click for map. This marker just north of the entrance to Oakview Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Royal Oak MI 48067, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Royal Oak Township Cemetery / Saint Mary Catholic Cemetery (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Baptist Church of Royal Oak (approx. half a mile away); Royal Oak Woman's Club (approx. 0.9 miles away); Royal Oak Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. one mile away); Dr. Firman W. Clawson Homestead Site (approx. 1.1 miles away); Orson Starr Home (approx. 1.3 miles away); Fred A. Baker House (approx. 1.5 miles away); Indian Trail (approx. 1.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Royal Oak.
 
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The Royal Oak Marker and Oakview Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Joel S., June 26, 2010
2. The Royal Oak Marker and Oakview Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 915 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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