Clinton in Lenawee County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Clinton / Site of the Clinton Inn
Erected 1977 by Michigan History Division, Department of State and Historical Society of Clinton. (Marker Number L474.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Michigan Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 42° 4.362′ N, 83° 58.245′ W. Marker is in Clinton, Michigan, in Lenawee County. Marker is on East Michigan Avenue (U.S. 12), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in front of the Clinton Village Offices, about 325 feet east of Jackson Street/Tecumseh Road. Marker is at or near this postal address: 119 East Michigan Avenue, Clinton MI 49236, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. John's Episcopal Church (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Jira Payne House / The Smith-Kimball Family (approx. 0.2 miles away); Clinton Woolen Mill (approx. 0.3 Riverside Mortuary Chapel / Wirt Rowland (approx. 0.3 miles away); Manchester War Memorial (approx. 6.6 miles away); Davenport House (approx. 7½ miles away); Bethel Church (approx. 7.7 miles away); Salem Church (approx. 8.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clinton.
Also see . . . Eagle Tavern Cookbook. The Clinton Inn is now the Eagle Tavern at Greenfield Village in Dearborn, Michigan. A History of the Clinton Inn/Eagle Tavern can be found in the Eagle Tavern Cookbook. (Submitted on July 2, 2017, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.)
1. Clinton Inn
The Clinton Inn mentioned on this marker should not be confused with the current Clinton Inn at the northwest corner of Jackson Street and Michigan Avenue. As the marker states, the original Clinton Inn was moved to Greenfield Village and is now called the Eagle Tavern.
— Submitted July 2, 2017, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 11, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 2, 2017, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 52 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 2, 2017, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.
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