Near Lake Orion in Oakland County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 2001 by Michigan Historical Center, Michigan Department of State. (Marker Number L2087.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Michigan Historical Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1825.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lake Orion MI 48362, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lake Orion Methodist Church (approx. 1½ miles away); Decker Settlement / Jesse Decker (approx. 1.6 miles away); Predmore House (approx. 1.7 miles away); Paint Creek Cemetery (approx. 2½ miles away); William E. Scripps / William E. and Nina Scripps Estate (approx. 3.4 miles away); William E. Scripps (approx. 3.4 miles away); Paint Creek Millrace (approx. 3.7 miles away); Water Wheel (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lake Orion.
Also see . . . Carptenter Rudd Mill. Information about the mill on the Orion Historical Society's website. (Submitted on August 14, 2019, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 14, 2019. It was originally submitted on August 14, 2019, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 257 times since then and 65 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 14, 2019, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.