Near Owosso in Shiawassee County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1979 by Michigan History Division, Department of State. (Marker Number L595.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Michigan Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 42° 56.254′ N, 84° 8.672′ W. Marker is near Owosso, Michigan, in Shiawassee County. Marker is at the intersection of East Bennington Road and Colby Road, on the right when traveling east on East Bennington Road. Touch for map.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Governor Parsons (approx. 3.1 miles away); Corunna Public Schools / Shiawassee Street School (approx. 3.2 miles away); Hugh McCurdy / Hugh McCurdy Park (approx. 3.2 miles away); First National Bank (approx. 3.3 miles away); Shiawassee County Courthouse (approx. 3.3 miles away); Steam Railroading Institute (approx. 4.2 miles away); Birthplace of Thomas Edmund Dewey (approx. 4.4 miles away); The First House in Owosso (approx. 4.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Owosso.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 26, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 26, 2018, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 44 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 26, 2018, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Pictures of octagon house (about 1/4 mile west of the marker) and any Greek Revival farmhouses that still stand. • Can you help?