Vincennes in Knox County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Site of Ferry Landing
—Abraham Lincoln & Family - - Moves to Illinois —
Location. 38° 40.84′ N, 87° 32.055′ W. Marker is in Vincennes, Indiana, in Knox County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Vigo Street (East Side of Bridge) and Wabash River. Touch for map. Have your walking shoes on - - Follow the sidewalk on the East Side of the Vigo Street Bridge - - Cross "deep depression" and a set of "railroad tracks" :: "Then"!! - - you will have found the marker. Marker is in this post office area: Vincennes IN 47591, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Patriotism of Charles Gratiot (within shouting distance of this marker); Vincennes (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of House Occupied as Headquarters (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gold Star - - Honor Roll (about 300 feet away); U.S.S. Vincennes (about 400 feet away); Vincennes in the American Revolution (about 500 feet away); The Old Cathedral “French and Indian” Cemetery (about 500 feet away); Site of Fort Sackville (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vincennes.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 13, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 833 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 13, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.