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Fort Madison in Lee County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Old Fort Madison

 
 
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By Tim Fillmon, July 8, 2017
1. Old Fort Madison Marker
Inscription.  
On site of
Old Fort Madison
Built 1808
Evacuated and Burned
By Garrison 1813
 
Erected 1908 by Jean Espy Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts and CastlesWar of 1812. A significant historical year for this entry is 1808.
 
Location. 40° 37.78′ N, 91° 18.24′ W. Marker is in Fort Madison, Iowa, in Lee County. Marker is at the intersection of Avenue H and 4th Street, on the right when traveling east on Avenue H. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Madison IA 52627, 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. Historic Nauvoo (approx. 6.3 miles away in Illinois); The Prophet's Last Ride (approx. 7 miles away in Illinois); The Icarian Community in Nauvoo (approx. 7.3 miles away in Illinois); Nauvoo, Illinois (approx. 7.6 miles away in Illinois); Mansion House (approx. 7.7 miles away in Illinois); Nauvoo Survey Stone (approx. 7.7
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By Tim Fillmon, July 8, 2017
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miles away in Illinois); Bidamon Stable (approx. 7.7 miles away in Illinois); The Homestead (approx. 7.7 miles away in Illinois).
 
Also see . . .  Fort Madison, IA. (Submitted on April 11, 2021, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida.)
 
Old Fort Madison Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Fillmon, July 8, 2017
3. Old Fort Madison Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 11, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 11, 2021, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 11, 2021, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida.

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