Van Buren Township in Wayne County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
French Landing Dam and Powerhouse
Registered Michigan Historic Site
Erected 1983 by Michigan History Division, Department of State, GFWC-Belleville Junior Study Club, Van Buren Twp. Historic Dist. Study Commission. (Marker Number L998.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Industry & Commerce • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Michigan Historical Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1910.
Location. 42° 12.914′ N, 83° Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 12090 Haggerty Road, Belleville MI 48111, 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. Merrill-Morris House (approx. 2 miles away); Morris Homestead (approx. 2 miles away); Our Boys Who Served In The World War (approx. 2.4 miles away); Romulus Memorial Cemetery (approx. 2.4 miles away); Old Van Buren Township Hall (approx. 2.7 miles away); New Boston Veterans Memorial (approx. 4.3 miles away); Nowland Cemetery (approx. 4.6 miles away); Wayne Industries (approx. 5.1 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on December 9, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 18, 2016, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 226 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 18, 2016, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Looking for a downstream view of the dam and powerhouse. • Can you help?