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Near Aroma Park in Kankakee County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

McHie Ferry

 
 
McHie Ferry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cldisme, July 28, 2008
1. McHie Ferry Marker
Inscription.  
Historical Marker
McHie Ferry
Est. 1910 - Disc. 1920
Kankakee County's First Ferry
Made by Wm. and James McHie
Aroma Park Lions Club

 
Erected by Aroma Park Lions Club.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceWaterways & Vessels.
 
Location. 41° 5.616′ N, 87° 46.91′ W. Marker is near Aroma Park, Illinois, in Kankakee County. Marker is on Sand Bar Road (Illinois Route 42) 0.2 miles north of Day Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1870 Sand Bar Road, Aroma Park IL 60910, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Durham-Perry Farmstead (approx. 6.2 miles away); The Durham-Perry Farmstead Home (approx. 6.2 miles away); The Durham-Perry Family Legacy (approx. 6.2 miles away); Jardin aux Potages (approx. 7 miles away); Dedicated to the Memory (approx. 7.1 miles away);
Area near McHie Ferry image. Click for full size.
By Cldisme, July 28, 2008
2. Area near McHie Ferry
Bourbonnais Grove (approx. 7.1 miles away); Hubbard Trail (approx. 7.4 miles away); Walter Andrew and George Hess, Pioneers (approx. 10.7 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 4, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 29, 2008, by Cldisme of Joliet, Illinois. This page has been viewed 1,597 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 29, 2008, by Cldisme of Joliet, Illinois. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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