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Vallonia in Jackson County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Site of Fort Vallonia

 
 
Site of Fort Vallonia Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, May 22, 2014
1. Site of Fort Vallonia Marker
Inscription.

This Memorial
Marks the Site of
Fort Vallonia
Built in 1810

Erected by
The Jackson County
Historical Society
Aug. 10, 1916

 
Erected 1916 by Jackson County Historical Society.
 
Location. 38° 50.665′ N, 86° 5.88′ W. Marker is in Vallonia, Indiana, in Jackson County. Marker can be reached from S. Main Street (County Road S310W) south of Water Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located in front of the Fort Vallonia Museum building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2444 S. Main St, Vallonia IN 47281, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bartholomew Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Vallonia (approx. half a mile away); Medora Covered Bridge (approx. 3.2 miles away); Driftwood Church and Cemetery (approx. 3.2 miles away); In Memory of Col. John Ketcham / Time Capsule (approx. 3.8 miles away); All Veterans Honor Roll Memorial (approx. 3.8 miles away); Jackson County W.W. I Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.9 miles away); Medora Shale Brick Plant (approx. 4.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vallonia.
 
Also see . . .
Site of Fort Vallonia Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, May 22, 2014
2. Site of Fort Vallonia Marker
Located in front of the Fort Vallonia Museum building
 Vallonia, Indiana - Wikipedia entry. Includes a history on Fort Vallonia. (Submitted on May 29, 2014.) 
 
Categories. Forts, Castles
 
Reproduction of Fort Vallonia image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, May 22, 2014
3. Reproduction of Fort Vallonia
Garrison House image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, May 22, 2014
4. Garrison House
Corner Blockhouse image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, May 22, 2014
5. Corner Blockhouse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 29, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 358 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 29, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.
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