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Battle Ground in Tippecanoe County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Prophet’s Rock

 
 
Propet's Rock Marker image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Light
1. Propet's Rock Marker
Inscription.  Where the Prophet sat and sang to encourage the Indians in the battle of Nov. 8th 1811.
 
Erected 1929 by General De Lafayette Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Indian Wars Battlefield Trails marker series.
 
Location. 40° 30.275′ N, 86° 51.092′ W. Marker is in Battle Ground, Indiana, in Tippecanoe County. Marker is on Prophet's Rock Road. There is a pull-out with parking at the Prophet's Rock. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Battle Ground IN 47920, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tippecanoe Battlefield Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Stricken Down in the Performance of Duty (approx. 0.4 miles away); Potawatomi ‘Trail of Death’ Route (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Battle of Tippecanoe (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Methodist Camp (approx. 0.4 miles away); World War I Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away);
Prophet's Rock image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Light, April 19, 2007
2. Prophet's Rock
Prophet’s Town (approx. 1.4 miles away); Tecumseh Trail (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Battle Ground.
 
Also see . . .
1. Tippecanoe Battlefield. From the Tippecanoe County Historical Association. (Submitted on March 22, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 

2. Battle of Tippecanoe. A historical sketch of the battle written in 1911. (Submitted on March 22, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Churches & ReligionNative AmericansWars, US Indian
 
Prophet’s Rock Marker image. Click for full size.
By Robert L Weber, April 22, 2010
3. Prophet’s Rock Marker
View from Prophet's Rock towards the Tippecanoe Battlefield image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Light, April 19, 2007
4. View from Prophet's Rock towards the Tippecanoe Battlefield
Prophet’s Rock image. Click for full size.
By Robert L Weber
5. Prophet’s Rock
Prophet’s Rock image. Click for full size.
By Robert L Weber
6. Prophet’s Rock
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on November 19, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 21, 2008, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. This page has been viewed 3,491 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 21, 2008, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana.   3. submitted on December 18, 2010, by Bob (peach) Weber of Prescott Valley, Arizona.   4. submitted on March 21, 2008, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana.   5, 6. submitted on December 17, 2010, by Bob (peach) Weber of Prescott Valley, Arizona. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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