Near Battle Ground in Tippecanoe County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1977 by Battle Ground Historical Corp. and the Tippecanoe County Historical Association.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indian Wars Battlefield Trails marker series.
Location. 40° 29.823′ N, 86° 49.562′ W. Marker is near Battle Ground, Indiana, in Tippecanoe County. Marker is at the intersection of State Road 225 and Houston Road on State Road 225. Touch for map. Marker is in Tippecanoe Township. Marker is in this post office area: Battle Ground IN 47920, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. World War I Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Stricken Down in the Performance of Duty (approx. 1.1 miles The Methodist Camp (approx. 1.1 miles away); Potawatomi ‘Trail of Death’ Route (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Battle of Tippecanoe (approx. 1.1 miles away); Tippecanoe Battlefield Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away); Prophet’s Rock (approx. 1.4 miles away); Tippecanoe Battleground (approx. 2.3 miles away but has been reported missing). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Battle Ground.
Also see . . .
1. Prophetstown State Park. State Park page, has brief history of site. (Submitted on April 12, 2006.)
2. Official Prophetstown Web Site. (Submitted on April 12, 2006.)
3. Tippecanoe Battlefield History. (Submitted on April 12, 2006.)
Categories. • Military • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 7, 2006, by M. Bowyer of Indianapolis, Indiana. This page has been viewed 2,800 times since then and 39 times this year. Last updated on September 28, 2010. Photos: 1. submitted on April 7, 2006, by M. Bowyer of Indianapolis, Indiana. 2, 3. submitted on September 28, 2010. 4. submitted on April 12, 2006, by M. Bowyer of Indianapolis, Indiana. 5. submitted on September 28, 2010. 6. submitted on April 12, 2006, by M. Bowyer of Indianapolis, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.