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Near Salem in Washington County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Illinoian Glacier Boundary

 
 
Illinoian Glacier Boundary Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, May 22, 2014
1. Illinoian Glacier Boundary Marker
Inscription. Nearby is the boundary of the Illinoian Glacier, which covered all but approximately 6,250 square miles in south, central area of Indiana. Most of Indiana's topography was affected by four separate glacial advancements during Pleistocene epoch, circa one million years ago.
 
Erected 1995 by Indiana Historical Bureau. (Marker Number 88.1995.1.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
 
Location. 38° 43.416′ N, 86° 5.469′ W. Marker is near Salem, Indiana, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of Indiana Route 135 and N. Lick Skillet Road, on the right when traveling north on State Route 135. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Salem IN 47167, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Driftwood Church and Cemetery (approx. 5.2 miles away); Brock Cemetery (approx. 7.2 miles away); Medora Covered Bridge (approx. 7.2 miles away); Washington County Courthouse / Salem Downtown Historic District (approx. 8.2 miles away); Washington County Veterans Memorial
Illinoian Glacier Boundary Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, May 22, 2014
2. Illinoian Glacier Boundary Marker
(approx. 8.2 miles away); John Hay Center (approx. 8.2 miles away); Washington County Honor Rolls Memorial (approx. 8.2 miles away); Salem Suffers (approx. 8.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Salem.
 
Categories. Natural Features
 
View to South along State Route 135 image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, May 22, 2014
3. View to South along State Route 135
View to North along SR 135 image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, May 22, 2014
4. View to North along SR 135
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 318 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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