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Brookville in Franklin County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Brookville, Franklin County

 

( Platted 1808 )

 
Brookville, Franklin County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
1. Brookville, Franklin County Marker
Inscription.


Home of four Indiana Governors:

James B. Ray, 1825-1831;

Noah Noble, 1831-1837;

David Wallace, 1837-1840 and

Abram A. Hammond, 1860-1861.

Location of United States Land Office

from 1820 to 1825.

 
Erected 1966 by Indiana Sesquicentennial Commission. (Marker Number 24.1966.1.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
 
Location. 39° 24.633′ N, 85° 0.633′ W. Marker is in Brookville, Indiana, in Franklin County. Marker is on U.S. 52 south of Sonja Avenue, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Located at the South drive of the Ford Dealership in Brookville, Indiana. Marker is in this post office area: Brookville IN 47012, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Abram Hammond (approx. half a mile away); Franklin County War Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Courthouse Square (approx. 0.6 miles away); Brookville Historic District (approx. 0.6 miles away); Goodwin Home
Obverse Side - - Brookville, Franklin County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
2. Obverse Side - - Brookville, Franklin County Marker
(approx. 0.9 miles away); Brookville's Carnegie Library (approx. one mile away); Brookville's Grandstand (approx. one mile away); Old Brookville Church and Cemetery (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brookville.
 
Categories. Political Subdivisions
 
Looking South/West - - Brookville, Franklin County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
3. Looking South/West - - Brookville, Franklin County Marker
Looking North - - Brookville, Franklin County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
4. Looking North - - Brookville, Franklin County Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 18, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 383 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 18, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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