Near Paxton in Ford County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Ottawa Travel Road - Ten Mile Grove
Erected 1988 by Ford County Historical Society and the Illinois State Historical Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the Illinois State Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1848.
Location. 40° 27.301′ N, 88° 9.19′ W. Marker is near Paxton, Illinois, in Ford County. Marker is on Illinois Route 9 east of County Route 1600E, on the right when Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1612 IL-9, Paxton IL 60957, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Miner Grade School (approx. 10.6 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on October 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 3, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. This page has been viewed 189 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 3, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.