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Summer Hill in Pike County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Civil War Monument

 
 
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By Bill Kirchner, October 3, 2014
1. Civil War Monument
Inscription.  
Dedicated
to the members of
Maj. Sam. Hays Post 477
G.A.R. Dept. of Ill.
And other comrades who
fought to keep our country
undivided and our flag
maintained unsullied

1861-1865

 
Topics. This memorial monument is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
 
Location. 39° 32.768′ N, 90° 55.163′ W. Marker is in Summer Hill, Illinois, in Pike County. Memorial is at the intersection of U.S. 54 and Jim Town Hollow Road, on the right when traveling west on U.S. 54. Marker is on the northwest corner. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 32688 Jim Town Hollow Rd, Pittsfield IL 62363, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Atlas (approx. 3˝ miles away); Oldest Building in Pike County (approx. 3˝ miles away); Welcome to Illinois (approx. 6.7 miles away); William Grimshaw House (approx. 7.1 miles away); Reuben Scanland House (approx. 7.2 miles away); The Pike County Poet
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By Bill Kirchner, October 3, 2014
2. Civil War Monument
(approx. 7.2 miles away); Site of First Building in Pleasant Hill (approx. 7.3 miles away); Mansion House Hotel (approx. 7.4 miles away).
 
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By Bill Kirchner, October 3, 2014
3. Civil War Monument
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By Bill Kirchner, October 3, 2014
4. Civil War Monument
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By Bill Kirchner, October 3, 2014
5. Civil War Monument
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By Bill Kirchner, October 3, 2014
6. Civil War Monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 1, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 5, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 448 times since then and 56 times this year. Last updated on July 1, 2020, by Emily Pursley of Pittsfield, Illinois. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 5, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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