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Greenville in Bond County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Turret Building

 
 
Turret Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 18, 2010
1. Turret Building Marker
Inscription.
This building used to be balanced by another more ornate one at the northern most part of the block. The old Post Office and the Cyclone Hose Company, Greenville's first First Station, were located in what was known as the Demoulin block before the buildings burned. This side of the square suffered large fires in 1891, 1904, and 1913.
 
Location. 38° 53.525′ N, 89° 24.822′ W. Marker is in Greenville, Illinois, in Bond County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and 3rd Street (Illinois Route 127), on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 305 West Main Street, Greenville IL 62246, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. History of Greenville-Bond County (within shouting distance of this marker); Bond County Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Bond County Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); State Bank of Hoiles & Sons (within shouting distance of this marker); War of 1812 Soldiers Buried in Bond County (within shouting distance of this marker); Ronald Reagan
Turret Building and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 18, 2010
2. Turret Building and Marker
Looking north along 3rd Street
(within shouting distance of this marker); Revolutionary Soldiers Buried in Bond County (within shouting distance of this marker); J. R. Bennett Building (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Greenville.
 
Also see . . .
1. Greenville Historical Sites. (Submitted on August 8, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Bond County Historical Society. (Submitted on August 8, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Turret Building and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 18, 2010
3. Turret Building and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 637 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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