Shelbyville in Shelby County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Indiana's First Railroad
Erected 1966 by Indiana Sesquicentennial Commission. (Marker Number 73.1966.2.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
Location. Marker is missing. It was located near 39° 31.363′ N, 85° 45.975′ W. Marker was in Shelbyville, Indiana, in Shelby County. Marker could be reached from State Road 44 east of Vine Street. Marker was located in the landscape divider between Indiana Route 44 and E. Broadway Street from Vine Street to McLane Street. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Shelbyville IN 46176, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 16 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Civil War Memorial - Shelby County Indiana (approx. 0.6 miles away); Site of Home of Thomas Andrews Hendricks (approx. 0.6 miles away); Historic Shelbyville High School 1896 (approx. 0.7 miles away); Whetzel Trace (approx. 5.4 miles away); De Witt Pioneer Home (approx. 6.6 miles away); Edinburg (approx. 15.9 miles away).
More about this marker. The Indiana Historical Bureau stated that as of July 2013 the marker was in storage and being repaired.
Topics. This marker is included in this topic list: Railroads & Streetcars
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 18, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 392 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 18, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.