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Tipton in Tipton County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Land Between The Rivers

 
 
Land Between The Rivers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn Wolf, November 10, 2010
1. Land Between The Rivers Marker
(Click on any of these photos to see the details.)
Inscription. Surveyors’ maps of 1824 and 1846 of Tipton County marked the Indian Portage Trails through Tipton, the junction between the Indiana water ways.

[[ Maps on Left Side of Plaque ]]

To Wabash River Waters

Kokomo Trail - - - (Northwest)

Peru Trail - - - (Northeast)

Tipton - - - (Map Center)

Strawtown - - - (Southeast)

To White River Waters


 
Erected 1985 by Tipton County Historical Society.
 
Location. 40° 16.909′ N, 86° 2.45′ W. Marker is in Tipton, Indiana, in Tipton County. Marker is on East Jefferson Street east of South Main Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Located at the North Entrance (on the right boulder) of the Tipton County Courthouse in Tipton, Indiana. Marker is in this post office area: Tipton IN 46072, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. General John Tipton (a few steps from this marker); Tipton County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); Tipton County (Indiana) Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also
Wide View - - Land Between The Rivers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn Wolf, November 10, 2010
2. Wide View - - Land Between The Rivers Marker
named Tipton County (Indiana) Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); New Purchase Boundary (Treaty of St. Mary's) (approx. half a mile away); Tipton County (Indiana) World War I and II Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Roberts Settlement (approx. 7.4 miles away); The Dunham House (approx. 10.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Tipton.
 
Also see . . .  Virtual Tour ( Courtesy - - Indiana Government web page). (Submitted on February 14, 2013, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
 
Categories. Native AmericansSettlements & SettlersWaterways & Vessels
 
Plaque - - "150 - Tipton County" image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn Wolf, November 10, 2010
3. Plaque - - "150 - Tipton County"
Text reads: " 1844 - - 1994
Sesquicentennial to be opened in the year 2044 "
Long View - - Land Between The Rivers Marker - - ^ image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn Wolf, November 10, 2010
4. Long View - - Land Between The Rivers Marker - - ^
Marker on the boulder to the right in front of the Entrance to the Tipton County Courthouse.
Looking North - - Land Between The Rivers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn Wolf, November 10, 2010
5. Looking North - - Land Between The Rivers Marker
Tipton County Courthouse - - North Entrance image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn Wolf, November 10, 2010
6. Tipton County Courthouse - - North Entrance
North / East Corner - - Tipton County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn Wolf, November 10, 2010
7. North / East Corner - - Tipton County Courthouse
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 522 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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