Portage in Porter County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Willow Creek Confrontation
Erected 1995 by Indiana Historical Bureau. (Marker Number 64.1995.2.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
Location. 41° 35.305′ N, 87° 11.015′ W. Marker is in Portage, Indiana, in Porter County. Marker can be reached from Willow Creek Rd 0.1 miles north of Portage Ave. Touch for map. Marker is located in the southeast corner of Woodland Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2100 Willow Creek Rd, Portage IN 46368, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ogden Dunes Ski Jump (approx. 2.3 miles away); Hobart (Indiana) Patriotic Honor Rolls (approx. 5½ miles away); Cowles Bog (approx. 6 miles away); Dunes Hi-Way (approx. 7.2 miles away); Iron Brigade Stewart Settlement House (approx. 7.9 miles away); Le Petit Fort (approx. 8 miles away); Froebel School (approx. 8.2 miles away).
Regarding Willow Creek Confrontation. The railroad tracks that cross near the marker are now operated by CSX Transportation and Norfolk Southern.
Categories. • Railroads & Streetcars •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 5, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 516 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 5, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.