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Northville in Wayne County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Carriage House

 
 
Carriage House Marker image. Click for full size.
By J.T. Lambrou, April 10, 2021
1. Carriage House Marker
Inscription.  Structures like this were originally built in the 1800s to shelter horses, carriages and related equipment. Many were later converted to use as garages, workshops or even guesthouses. This building was at the original site of the Yerkes House, behind you as you stand here. Its board-and-batten siding was common on work buildings.
 
Erected by Northville Historical Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 42° 26.009′ N, 83° 28.812′ W. Marker is in Northville, Michigan, in Wayne County. Located in the Mill Race Historical Village. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 215 Griswold St, Northville MI 48167, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Yerkes House (a few steps from this marker); Hunter House (a few steps from this marker); The Gazebo (a few steps from this marker); Outhouse (within shouting distance of this marker); New School Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Weavers Cottage
Carriage House Marker image. Click for full size.
By J.T. Lambrou, April 10, 2021
2. Carriage House Marker
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Wash Oak School (within shouting distance of this marker); Mill Race Historical Village (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Northville.
 
Yerkes House image. Click for full size.
By J.T. Lambrou, April 10, 2021
3. Yerkes House
The original location of the carriage house was here at the Yerkes House, mentioned on marker.
Mill Race image. Click for full size.
By J.T. Lambrou, April 10, 2021
4. Mill Race
The Carriage House is located at the Mill Race Historical Village
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 2, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 31, 2021, by J.T. Lambrou of New Boston, Michigan. This page has been viewed 26 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 31, 2021, by J.T. Lambrou of New Boston, Michigan. • Mark Hilton was the editor who published this page.

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