Vallonia in Jackson County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1951 by Indiana Historical Bureau. (Marker Number 36.1951.1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
Location. 38° 50.967′ N, 86° 5.424′ W. Marker is in Vallonia, Indiana, in Jackson County. Marker is at the intersection of Indiana Route 135 and S. Main Street (County Road S310W), on the right when traveling south on State Route 135. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Vallonia IN 47281, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Fort Vallonia (approx. half a mile away); Bartholomew Trail (approx. half a mile away); In Memory of Col. John Ketcham / Time Capsule (approx. 3.3 miles away); All Veterans Honor Roll Memorial (approx. 3.3 miles away); Jackson County W.W. I Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.3 miles away); Driftwood Church and Cemetery Medora Covered Bridge (approx. 3.8 miles away); Medora Shale Brick Plant (approx. 4.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Vallonia.
Also see . . . Vallonia, Indiana - Wikipedia entry. Includes a history on Fort Vallonia. (Submitted on May 29, 2014.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Native Americans • Wars, US Indian •
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