Oakland in Coles County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Gristmill Stone Recovered from the Little Embarras River
Location. 39° 39.307′ N, 88° 1.683′ W. Marker is in Oakland, Illinois, in Coles County. Marker is on North Walnut Street north of West Main Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker and Mill Stone located on the West lawn of "Centennial City Park" in Oakland, Illinois. Marker is in this post office area: Oakland IL 61943, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Civil War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Oakland, Illinois Community W. W. I War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Home of Dr. Hiram Rutherford (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Matson Slave Trial (about 400 feet away); Abraham Lincoln - Eighth Judicial District (approx. 10.7 miles away); Grandview Township Veterans Honor Roll (approx. 12½ miles away); Coles County War Memorial (approx. 13.6 miles away); Coles County - - Civil War Memorial (approx. 13.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oakland.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 19, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 830 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 19, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.