Near Grafton in Jersey County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Piasa Bird
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Animals • Churches & Religion • Native Americans.
Location. 38° 58.349′ N, 90° 32.498′ W. Marker is near Grafton, Illinois, in Jersey County. Marker is on Lodge Boulevard, on the right when traveling east. Marker is on the grounds of Pere Marquette State Park. It is near the Lodge and Conference Center building. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 13653 Lodge Boulevard, Grafton IL 62037, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Illiniwek (within shouting distance of this marker); Elijah Lovejoy (within shouting distance of this marker); The CCC (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pere Jacques Marquette McAdams Peak (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named The CCC (approx. half a mile away); Brussels Ferry (approx. 2˝ miles away); Wittmond Hotel (approx. 2.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grafton.
Also see . . . The Piasa Bird. (Submitted on November 18, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Accra, Ghana.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 18, 2019. It was originally submitted on November 18, 2019, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. This page has been viewed 237 times since then and 86 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 18, 2019, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.