Near Westpoint in Tippecanoe County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Wabash and Erie Canal Town
Erected 1975 by Tippecanoe County Historical Association.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Wabash & Erie Canal series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1834.
Location. 40° 24.36′ N, 87° 2.158′ W. Marker is near Westpoint, Indiana, in Tippecanoe County. Marker is at the intersection of County Road S 700 W and County Road W 75 S, on the right when traveling north on County Road S 700 W. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lafayette IN 47909, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured The Wea Plains (approx. 0.6 miles away); Trail of Death (approx. 3.7 miles away); Post Ouiatenon Site (approx. 3.8 miles away); Liberty Tree (approx. 3.8 miles away); Site of the Birth Place of Rev. Anthony Foucher (approx. 3.8 miles away); Fort Ouiatenon (approx. 3.8 miles away); Scott's Expedition (approx. 4.6 miles away); Universal Soil Loss Equation (approx. 6.2 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 24, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 669 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 24, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.