Detroit in Wayne County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Detroit River Heritage
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Environment • Natural Features • Waterways & Vessels. A significant historical year for this entry is 1701.
Location. 42° 19.574′ N, 83° 2.671′ W. Marker is in Detroit, Michigan, in Wayne County. Marker can be reached from Steve Yzerman Drive. This marker is on the Detroit RiverWalk, southwest of Hart Plaza. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Detroit MI 48226, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Gateway to Freedom (within shouting distance of this marker); Ford Motor CompanyThe Cadillac Convoy / Le Convoi de Cadillac (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Veterans' Memorial Building (about 400 feet away); The Landing of Cadillac / Le débarquement de Cadillac (about 400 feet away); Fort Pontchartrain (approx. 0.2 miles away); Spirit of Detroit (approx. 0.2 miles away); U.S. Topographical Engineers (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Detroit.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 22, 2010, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 1,111 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 22, 2010, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.