Vallonia in Jackson County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1951 by Indiana Historical Bureau. (Marker Number 36.1951.1.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts or Castles • Native Americans • Wars, US Indian. In addition, it is included in the Indiana Historical Bureau Markers series list.
Location. 38° 50.967′ N, 86° 5.424′ W. Marker is in Vallonia, Indiana, in Jackson County. Marker is at the intersection of State Road 135 and S. Main Street (County Road S310W), on the right when traveling south on State Road 135. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Vallonia IN 47281, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Fort Vallonia (approx. half a mile away); Bartholomew Trail (approx. half a mile away); In Memory of Col. John Ketcham / Time Capsule (approx. 3.3 All Veterans Honor Roll Memorial (approx. 3.3 miles away); Jackson County W.W. I Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.3 miles away); Driftwood Church and Cemetery (approx. 3.6 miles away); Medora Covered Bridge (approx. 3.8 miles away); Medora Shale Brick Plant (approx. 4.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vallonia.
Also see . . . Vallonia, Indiana - Wikipedia entry. Includes a history on Fort Vallonia. (Submitted on May 29, 2014.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 29, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 636 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 29, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.