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Summerhill in Pike County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Civil War Monument

 
 
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By Bill Kirchner, October 3, 2014
1. Civil War Monument
Inscription.
Dedicated
to the members of
Maj. Sam. Hays Post 477
G.A.R. Dept. of Ill.
And other comrades who
fought to keep our country
undivided and our flag
maintained unsullied

1861-1865

 
Location. 39° 32.768′ N, 90° 55.163′ W. Marker is in Summerhill, Illinois, in Pike County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 54 and Jim Town Hollow Road, on the right when traveling west on U.S. 54. Touch for map. Marker is on the northwest corner. Marker is in this post office area: Pittsfield IL 62363, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Atlas (approx. 3˝ miles away); Oldest Building in Pike County (approx. 3˝ miles away); Welcome to Illinois (approx. 6.7 miles away); William Grimshaw House (approx. 7.1 miles away); Reuben Scanland House (approx. 7.2 miles away); The Pike County Poet (approx. 7.2 miles away); Site of First Building in Pleasant Hill (approx. 7.3 miles away); Mansion House Hotel (approx. 7.4 miles away).
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Civil War Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, October 3, 2014
2. Civil War Monument
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By Bill Kirchner, October 3, 2014
3. Civil War Monument
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By Bill Kirchner, October 3, 2014
4. Civil War Monument
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By Bill Kirchner, October 3, 2014
5. Civil War Monument
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By Bill Kirchner, October 3, 2014
6. Civil War Monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 5, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 353 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 5, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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