Delphi in Carroll County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Wabash and Erie Canal
Erected 1932 by Indiana Historical Bureau. (Marker Number 08.1992.1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers, and the Wabash & Erie Canal marker series.
Location. 40° 35.012′ N, 86° 41.017′ W. Marker is in Delphi, Indiana, in Carroll County. Marker is on West Franklin Street. Touch for map. West Franklin Street is on the south side of Delphi. US 421 (IN 39, Monroe Street) is the main highway from the south to the northwest. The major intersection with IN 25 is very busy and you'll need to go west (northwest) at this corner. Franklin is the next street by the Pizza Hut (2008-which is set back to the south). Turn south on Franklin. Marker is in this post office area: Delphi IN 46923, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Spanish American War Veterans Gave Their Cannon (approx. half a mile away); Delphi (approx. half a mile away); Civil War Memorial - Carroll County Indiana (approx. half a mile away); New Purchase Boundary (approx. 0.8 miles away); Samuel Milroy (approx. 1½ miles away); Site of Cabin Home Gen. Samuel Milroy (approx. 1.6 miles away); Trail of Death (approx. 3 miles away); The Wabash & Erie Canal (approx. 4.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Delphi.
Also see . . . Delphi Wabash & Erie Canal. This organization has the greatest concentration and most of the known remains of the Wabash & Erie Canal in Indiana. (Submitted on May 2, 2008, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Man-Made Features • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 2, 2008, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. This page has been viewed 3,270 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 2, 2008, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. • Christopher Busta-Peck was the editor who published this page.