Rock Falls in Whiteside County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Illinois and Mississippi Canal
Erected 1974 by Sterling-Rock Falls Historical Society and The Illinois State Historical Society.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Illinois State Historical Society marker series.
Location. 41° 47.213′ N, 89° 40.605′ W. Marker is in Rock Falls, Illinois, in Whiteside County. Marker is on East 2nd Street 0.1 miles east of Avenue F, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. The maker is located by the upper dam across the Rock River, on the west side of the feeder canal, near the power plant parking lot. Marker is in this post office area: Rock Falls IL 61071, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 Lincoln in Sterling (approx. 0.6 miles away); Dixon Memorial Swimming Pool (approx. 9.4 miles away); Dixon Historic Center (approx. 10.7 miles away); Dixon Public Library (approx. 10.7 miles away); Reagan Way (approx. 10.7 miles away); First Christian Church (approx. 10.7 miles away); Reagan Home (approx. 10.7 miles away); Abraham Lincoln (approx. 10.7 miles away).
Categories. • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 208 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.