Oakland Township in Oakland County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Paint Creek Millrace
Registered Michigan Historic Site
Erected 2002 by Michigan Historical Commission-Michigan Historical Center. (Marker Number L2015.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Railroads & Streetcars • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Michigan Historical Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1835.
Location. 42° 43.979′ N, 83° 9.776′ W. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4480 Orion Road, Rochester MI 48306, 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. Water Wheel (within shouting distance of this marker); The Paint Creek Cider Mill (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Paint Creek Cider Mill (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Forestry Mowing for Habitat Restoration (approx. 0.6 miles away); Paint Creek Cemetery (approx. 1.3 miles away); Decker Settlement / Jesse Decker (approx. 2.8 miles away); The Oak Leaf (approx. 3.3 miles away); 1850 Red House (approx. 3½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oakland Township.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 8, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 14, 2019, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 143 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 14, 2019, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.