West Lafayette in Tippecanoe County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1976 by Indiana Bicentennial Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indian Wars Battlefield Trails, and the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
Location. 40° 24.387′ N, 86° 57.797′ W. Marker is in West Lafayette, Indiana, in Tippecanoe County. Marker is at the intersection of South River Road and South Newman Road on South River Road. Touch for map. It is located next to the Blockhouse in Quiatenon Park. Marker is in this post office area: West Lafayette IN 47906, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of the Birth Place of Rev. Anthony Foucher (within shouting distance of this marker); Liberty Tree (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Post Ouiatenon Site (about 500 feet away); The Wea Plains Scott's Expedition (approx. 3.4 miles away); History - Main Street Bridge (approx. 3½ miles away); John T. Myers (approx. 3.6 miles away); Iraq War Memorial (approx. 3.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Lafayette.
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Military • Native Americans • Notable Events •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 10, 2007, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. This page has been viewed 2,723 times since then and 41 times this year. Last updated on September 27, 2010. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 10, 2007, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. 5. submitted on November 25, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.