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Bourbonais in Kankakee County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Rockville Illinois

 
 
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By Cindi Knox, July 25, 2010
1. Rockville Illinois Marker
Inscription.
In 1835 near this site
Rockville Village and
Rockville Post Office
were established.

 
Location. 41° 12.376′ N, 87° 59.136′ W. Marker is in Bourbonais, Illinois, in Kankakee County. Marker can be reached from Illinois Route 102, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Best access is from Kankakee River State Park concessions parking lot. Walk across foot bridge, then turn right and walk up hill past gate. Marker is in this post office area: Bourbonnais IL 60914, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Durham-Perry Farmstead (approx. 7 miles away); McHie Ferry (approx. 13.2 miles away).
 
Regarding Rockville Illinois. Rockville is gone, but the marker and a nearby cemetery remain.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Rockville Illinois Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cindi Knox, July 25, 2010
2. Rockville Illinois Marker
Rockville Illinois Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cindi Knox, July 25, 2010
3. Rockville Illinois Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Cindi Knox of Joliet, Illinois. This page has been viewed 862 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Cindi Knox of Joliet, Illinois. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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