Near Aurora in Ohio County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1961 by Sons of the American Revolution. (Marker Number 58.1961.1.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Indiana Historical Bureau Markers series list. A significant historical month for this entry is August 1845.
Location. 39° 1.49′ N, 84° 53.02′ W. Marker is near Aurora, Indiana, in Ohio County. Marker is at the intersection of State Road 56 and Hartford Pike, on the right when traveling north on State Road 56. Marker is located at the southeast corner of the bridge crossing Laughery Creek at the Ohio County - Dearborn County line. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Aurora IN 47001, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A Historic Road Less Traveled (approx. ¼ mile away); Aurora (approx. 2 miles away); Hillforest (approx. 2.2 miles History of the Aurora Ferry Co., Inc. (approx. 2.2 miles away); Steamboat Clinton (approx. 2.3 miles away); Tanner’s Station 1789 (approx. 3.1 miles away in Kentucky); Lewis Loder (1819-1905) / Petersburg Distillery (approx. 3.2 miles away in Kentucky); Fulton Burying Ground (approx. 4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Aurora.
Also see . . . Lochry's Defeat - Wikipedia. (Submitted on July 22, 2013, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 21, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 765 times since then and 56 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 21, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.