Granite City in Madison County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Six Mile Prairie
Erected 1989 by Old Six Mile Historical Society and the Illinois State Historical Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Illinois State Historical Society series list.
Location. 38° 43.324′ N, 90° 6.239′ W. Marker is in Granite City, Illinois, in Madison County. Marker Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3279 Maryville Road, Granite City IL 62040, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. V.F.W. Post 1300 Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.7 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.7 miles away); In Honor of Our Heroes (approx. 2.8 miles away); Victory Mothers (approx. 2.8 miles away); Old Chain of Rocks Bridge (approx. 4.1 miles away); Woodhenge (approx. 4.6 miles away); Monks Mound - 4th Terrace (approx. 4.8 miles away); Monks Mound - Southwest Corner (approx. 4.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Granite City.
More about this marker. According to the Illinois State Historical Society's website, the marker was dedicated on August 20, 1989.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 5, 2019. It was originally submitted on September 3, 2019, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. This page has been viewed 165 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 3, 2019, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.