Near Decatur in Macon County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Whitley Mill and Dam
Location. 39° 48.278′ N, 89° 5.917′ W. Marker is near Decatur, Illinois, in Macon County. Touch for map. Marker located in "Lincoln Trail Homestead State Memorial" off of South Lincoln Memorail Parkway. Follow the 'Park' road all the way back (good road - plenty parking) - - Boulder will be on right. Marker is in this post office area: Decatur IL 62521, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Home in Illinois of Abraham Lincoln (within shouting distance of this marker); First Home of Abraham Lincoln in Illinois (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of the Lincoln Cabin (approx. 0.3 miles away); Abraham Lincoln - Eighth Judicial District (approx. 2.7 miles away); Lincoln National Memorial Highway (approx. 2.8 miles away); Lincoln’s First Illinois Home (approx. 2.8 miles away); Getting There from Here (approx. 7˝ miles away); a different marker also named Abraham Lincoln - Eighth Judicial District (approx. 7˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Decatur.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 12, 2008, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,115 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 12, 2008, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.