Rockville in Parke County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Naming of Rockville
Erected 1963 by Parke Co. Historical Society.
Location. 39° 45.745′ N, 87° 13.696′ W. Marker is in Rockville, Indiana, in Parke County. Marker is on West Ohio Street (U.S. 36) west of South Jefferson Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. The Marker sits on the left side of sidewalk as you approach the north entrance of the Parke County Court House. Marker is at or near this postal address: Parke County Court House, Rockville IN 47872, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Viet-Nam Honor Roll (within shouting distance of this marker); Honor Roll (within shouting distance of this marker); Korea (within shouting distance of this marker); World War Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Two Bells molded into One Bell (was about 400 feet away but has been reported missing. ); Old 1832 Jail (about 700 feet away); 1883 Railroad Depot (approx. ¼ mile away); Parke County Museum (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rockville.
Also see . . . Virtual Tour ( Courtesy - - Indiana Government web page). (Submitted on February 12, 2013, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 7, 2008, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,181 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 7, 2008, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.