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Bourbonais in Kankakee County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Rockville Illinois

 
 
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By Cindi Knox, July 25, 2010
1. Rockville Illinois Marker
Inscription.
In 1835 near this site
Rockville Village and
Rockville Post Office
were established.

 
Location. 41° 12.376′ N, 87° 59.136′ W. Marker is in Bourbonais, Illinois, in Kankakee County. Marker can be reached from Illinois Route 102, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Best access is from Kankakee River State Park concessions parking lot. Walk across foot bridge, then turn right and walk up hill past gate. Marker is in this post office area: Bourbonnais IL 60914, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bourbonnais Grove (approx. 6.1 miles away); Dedicated to the Memory (approx. 6.1 miles away); Jardin aux Potages (approx. 6.1 miles away); The Durham-Perry Family Legacy (approx. 7 miles away); The Durham-Perry Farmstead Home (approx. 7 miles away); Durham-Perry Farmstead (approx. 7 miles away); McHie Ferry (approx. 13.2 miles away).
 
Regarding Rockville Illinois. Rockville is gone, but the marker and a nearby cemetery remain.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Rockville Illinois Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cindi Knox, July 25, 2010
2. Rockville Illinois Marker
Rockville Illinois Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cindi Knox, July 25, 2010
3. Rockville Illinois Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 27, 2010, by Cindi Knox of Joliet, Illinois. This page has been viewed 907 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 27, 2010, by Cindi Knox of Joliet, Illinois. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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