Savanna in Carroll County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Plum River Falls
Erected 1968 by Savanna Lions Club, Carroll County Historical Society, and The Illinois State Historical Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Roads & Vehicles • Wars, US Indian • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Black Hawk War, and the Illinois State Historical Society series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1836.
Location. 42° 5.972′ N, 90° 7.363′ W. Marker is in Savanna, Illinois, in Carroll County. Marker is on Unnamed Road in Old Mill Park, 0.1 miles east of Chicago Avenue (U.S. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Savanna IL 61074, 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. Savanna Community Veterans Memorial (approx. 1½ miles away); Savanna Public Library (approx. 1.7 miles away); Savanna Community World War II Honor Roll (approx. 1.7 miles away); Gettysburg Address (approx. 1.7 miles away); Helen Scott Hay (approx. 1.7 miles away); Pierce Wigwam (approx. 1.8 miles away); Lewistown Trail (approx. 4.3 miles away); Shimer College (approx. 7½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Savanna.
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