“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Lyon County, Iowa

Clickable Map of Lyon County, Iowa and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Lyon County, IA (7) O Brien County, IA (5) Osceola County, IA (6) Sioux County, IA (12) Nobles County, MN (8) Rock County, MN (1) Lincoln County, SD (25) Minnehaha County, SD (331)  LyonCounty(7) Lyon County (7)  O'BrienCounty(5) O'Brien County (5)  OsceolaCounty(6) Osceola County (6)  SiouxCounty(12) Sioux County (12)  NoblesCountyMinnesota(8) Nobles County (8)  RockCounty(1) Rock County (1)  LincolnCountySouth Dakota(25) Lincoln County (25)  MinnehahaCounty(331) Minnehaha County (331)
Rock Rapids is the county seat for Lyon County
Adjacent to Lyon County, Iowa
      O'Brien County (5)  
      Osceola County (6)  
      Sioux County (12)  
      Nobles County, Minnesota (8)  
      Rock County, Minnesota (1)  
      Lincoln County, South Dakota (25)  
      Minnehaha County, South Dakota (331)  
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1 Iowa, Lyon County, Doon — Doon Veterans Memorial
In Honor of Those Who Served Dedicated May 29, 1995 Army Brett Koedam · Arnold Gorter · Arnold Van Engen · John Van Surksum · Leonard Van Bemmel · Theodore Stientjes · Vernon Van Middendorp · Dale E. Vink . . . Map (db m236926) WM
2 Iowa, Lyon County, George — George Freedom Rock Veterans MemorialLyon County — Ray “Bubba” Sorensen II —
Lyon County Thanks our Veterans _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ [Jack Sauter going off to World War I] _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ [All Services Color Guard] _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ [Flag]Map (db m127269) WM
3 Iowa, Lyon County, George — Locker Park
This park is dedicated to Bob Locker and wife Judy (Swalve), his parents Heinie W. and Northa, and bother John Henry and Joanne (Salamida) and families. Bob, Judy and family made it possible for this 22 acre parcel to be set aside for future . . . Map (db m125807) HM
4 Iowa, Lyon County, Granite — Community of GraniteSioux Township, Lyon Co., IA — Formerly Known as Iuka —
This area, where Blood Run Creek passes on its way to the Big Sioux River, was inhabited by Native Americans between 1300 and 1750, as many as 4,000 Oneota Indians lived on the fertile prairie. European explorers and traders arrived in the late . . . Map (db m211368) HM
5 Iowa, Lyon County, Inwood — Inwood Veterans Memorial
To honor and remember all veterans who served our country and community in times of war and peace Legion Post 310 Legion Auxiliary Post 310Map (db m236925) WM
6 Iowa, Lyon County, Lester — Lester, Iowa
The city of Lester was platted by William Thomas and his wife Mary, on Nov. 8, 1889. It is located on the southwest quarter of section 36, township 100, range 47. The town became a key shipping point for this farming community due to the railroad . . . Map (db m232736) HM
7 Iowa, Lyon County, Rock Rapids — First Reinforced Concrete BridgeIn the United States
Built in 1893 three miles south of here over Cry Creek, this arch bridge was designed by Joseph Melan, the Austrian originator of the Melan System of reinforcing concrete. His supervisor of construction was Frederick Von Emberger. The builder was . . . Map (db m101270) HM
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Mar. 5, 2024