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Near Wheeling in Carroll County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Sycamore Row

 
 
Sycamore Row Marker image. Click for full size.
By Marilyn S. Wolf, May 22, 2011
1. Sycamore Row Marker
Inscription. This row of sycamores sprouted from freshly cut logs used in the 1830's to corduroy a swampy section of the historic Michigan Road, the first state road in Indiana, running from Madison to Michigan City.
 
Erected 1963 by Indiana State Highway Commission. (Marker Number 08.1963.1.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
 
Location. 40° 36.321′ N, 86° 23.473′ W. Marker is near Wheeling, Indiana, in Carroll County. Marker is on State Road 29 north of County Road E400N, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Camden IN 46917, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Flora War Memorials (approx. 7.6 miles away); Camden / Jackson Township (approx. 7.8 miles away); Flora (approx. 8.1 miles away); Burlington (approx. 8.7 miles away); W. W. I War Memorial - Cass County Indiana (approx. 10.4 miles away); Clock Tower (approx. 10.4 miles away); Early Masonic Temple (approx. 10.5 miles away); Wabash & Erie Canal (approx. 10.5 miles away).
 
Additional keywords.
Obverse View - - Sycamore Row Marker image. Click for full size.
By Marilyn S. Wolf, May 22, 2011
2. Obverse View - - Sycamore Row Marker
Corduroy Road
 
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Looking North - - Sycamore Row Marker image. Click for full size.
By Marilyn S. Wolf, May 22, 2011
3. Looking North - - Sycamore Row Marker
Looking N/W - - Sycamore Row Marker image. Click for full size.
By Marilyn S. Wolf, May 22, 2011
4. Looking N/W - - Sycamore Row Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 23, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 580 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 23, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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