Near Palestine in Crawford County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1962 by Citizens of Palestine, Illinois State Historical Society.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Illinois State Historical Society marker series.
Location. 39° 0.437′ N, 87° 37.437′ W. Marker is near Palestine, Illinois, in Crawford County. Marker is at the intersection of Illinois Route 33 and North Highway Street, on the right when traveling west on State Route 33. Touch for map. A toss-up if this marker is "in" or "out" of the Town limits of Palestine -but- the Fort may have been. Marker is in this post office area: Palestine IL 62451, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Palestine, Illinois (here, next to this marker); Gov. Augustus C. French (approx. 0.6 miles away); United States Land Office (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Fife Opera House (approx. 0.7 miles away); Auntie Gogin's Store Houston - Dickson Store (approx. ¾ mile away); Dubois Tavern (approx. 0.8 miles away); Cullom Homestead (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Palestine.
Also see . . . Welcome to Palestine, Illinois ::. This is the Official Web Link to the "Pioneer City" - Palestine, Illinois. Good links to check out. (Submitted on October 15, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Military • Notable Buildings • Notable Events • Notable Persons • Notable Places • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 15, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 999 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 15, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.