Connersville in Fayette County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Whitewater Canal
Erected 1966 by Indiana Sesquicentennial Commission. (Marker Number 21.1966.1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
Location. 39° 37.939′ N, 85° 8.621′ W. Marker is in Connersville, Indiana, in Fayette County. Marker is at the intersection of South Grand Avenue (State Road 121) and South Eastern Avenue, on the left when traveling south on South Grand Avenue. Located by intersection at "Whitewater Valley Railroad" building on South side of Connersville, Indiana. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Connersville IN 47331, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. "Elmhurst" (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Canal House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fayette County Honor Rolls Twelve Mile Line (approx. 4.6 miles away); Valley Grove Veterans Memorial (approx. 6.8 miles away); Valley Grove Cemetery (approx. 6.8 miles away); Brigadier General CSA Francis Asbury Shoup (approx. 9.1 miles away); Whetzel Trace (1818-1823) (approx. 9.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Connersville.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 19, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 572 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 19, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.