Near Paris Crossing in Jennings County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Morgan Finds a Hoosier Oasis
John Hunt Morgan Heritage Trail
On July 12, the pursuing Union cavalry watered their horses at this pump.
Erected by Historic Hoosier Hills RC&D. (Marker Number 14.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the John Hunt Morgan Heritage Trail in Indiana series list. A significant historical date for this entry is July 11, 1863.
Location. 38° 49.433′ N, 85° 38.05′ W. Marker is near Paris Crossing, Indiana, in Jennings County. Marker is at the intersection of State Road 250 and County Road 140W, on the Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Deputy IN 47230, 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. Lyman Hoyt (approx. 6.2 miles away); John H. and Sarah Tibbets (approx. 6.3 miles away); Eleutherian College (approx. 6.3 miles away); Morgan's Raid (approx. 7.6 miles away); Morgan's Troops Camped Here (approx. 7.6 miles away); Dupont: Fourth Night in Indiana (approx. 7.7 miles away); Gen. John Morgan's Troops (approx. 9.4 miles away); Town of Austin (approx. 10.8 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on November 19, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 19, 2016, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 325 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 19, 2016, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.