“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Beckemeyer in Clinton County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)

Buxton - Beckemeyer Mural

Buxton - Beckemeyer Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Thomas Smith, November 6, 2021
1. Buxton - Beckemeyer Marker
Buxton - Beckemeyer, 1866 - 2012

[The history of the area is shared pictorially]
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionIndustry & CommerceMilitarySettlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1866.
Location. 38° 36.425′ N, 89° 26.149′ W. Marker is in Beckemeyer, Illinois, in Clinton County. Memorial is at the intersection of Louis Street and East Beckemeyer Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Louis Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 131 E Beckemeyer Ave, Beckemeyer IL 62219, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); In Honor and Remembrance (approx. ¼ mile away); Centralia Coal Company Mine No. 5 Disaster (approx. ¼ mile away); It is the soldier (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial
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(approx. half a mile away); Eternal Memory (approx. 3.3 miles away); Clinton County American Pisoners of War (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Beckemeyer.
Regarding Buxton - Beckemeyer Mural. The names of historic buildings are in the painting.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 7, 2021. It was originally submitted on November 7, 2021, by Thomas Smith of Waterloo, Ill. This page has been viewed 122 times since then and 5 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on November 7, 2021, by Thomas Smith of Waterloo, Ill. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.

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