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Warsaw in Kosciusko County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Indiana’s Glacier Lakes

 
 
Indiana's Glacier Lakes Marker image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Light, June 17, 2007
1. Indiana's Glacier Lakes Marker
Inscription.  About 14,000 years ago melting blocks of ice from the last, or Wisconsin Glacier, formed the kettle-hole lakes of northern Indiana. The largest lake, Wawasee, and the deepest lake, Tippecanoe, are in Kosciusko County.
 
Erected 1966 by Indiana Sesquicentennial Commission. (Marker Number 43.1966.1.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Natural FeaturesNatural Resources. In addition, it is included in the Indiana Historical Bureau Markers series list.
 
Location. 41° 14.34′ N, 85° 51.358′ W. Marker is in Warsaw, Indiana, in Kosciusko County. Marker is on East Main Street. It is on the north lawn of the County Courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Warsaw IN 46580, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Kosciusko County Civil War Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); General Tadeusz "Thaddeus" Kosciuszko (about 400 feet away); M3A3 Stuart Tank (about 500 feet away); Kosciusko County War Memorial
Indiana's Glacier Lakes Marker image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Light, June 17, 2007
2. Indiana's Glacier Lakes Marker
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(about 500 feet away); Kosciusko County Jail (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Warsaw.
 
Also see . . .  Lake Wawasee History. article on Wikipedia.com (Submitted on July 12, 2007.) 
 
Lake Webster, North of Warsaw image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Light, November 2, 2007
3. Lake Webster, North of Warsaw
Courthouse from the markers location image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Light, June 17, 2007
4. Courthouse from the markers location
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 11, 2007, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. This page has been viewed 3,254 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 11, 2007, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana.   3. submitted on November 7, 2007, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana.   4. submitted on July 11, 2007, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.

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