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Madison in Dane County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Plough Inn

 
 
Plough Inn Marker image. Click for full size.
By William J. Toman, August 2, 2011
1. Plough Inn Marker
Inscription.  
Tract entered at U.S. Land Office
1836
Plough Inn
Stage Coach Stop and Tavern
One of the oldest existing houses in Madison

 
Erected 1973 by the John Bell Chapter of NSDAR.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable BuildingsSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list.
 
Location. 43° 3.204′ N, 89° 26.093′ W. Marker is in Madison, Wisconsin, in Dane County. Marker is at the intersection of Monroe Street and Copeland Street, on the right when traveling south on Monroe Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3402 Monroe Street, Madison WI 53711, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Plough Inn (here, next to this marker); Glenwood Children's Park (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Spring Hotel (approx. ¼ mile away); Old Spring Tavern (approx. ¼ mile away); John M. Olin
Plough Inn Marker image. Click for full size.
By William J. Toman, August 2, 2011
2. Plough Inn Marker
The marker is on the right front corner of the inn, behind the bushes. The sign on the left is for the current occupant, the Arbor House, an environmental inn.
(approx. 0.4 miles away); Jacobs House I (approx. half a mile away); In Memory of Our Beloved Sons (approx. half a mile away); Nakoma (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Madison.
 
Plough Inn Marker image. Click for full size.
By William J. Toman, August 2, 2011
3. Plough Inn Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 3, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 341 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 3, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.
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