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Huntertown, Indiana
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Captain Spaulding
N 41° 13.711 W 085° 10.342
16T E 653178 N 4565735
Quick Description: A historical sign telling the history of huntertown, Indiana.
Location: Indiana, United States
Date Posted: 10/15/2009 5:51:41 PM
Waymark Code: WM7EW2
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 2

Long Description:
This sign is outside of the Huntertown town hall and reads as follows:

Huntertown, Indiana
Platted 1869
First called,"The Opening", a natural clearing in the forest, settled in 1837.
On the old Lima Plank Road connecting Howe (Lima) and Fort Wayne.
Home of the Perry Centre Seminary, founded 1856 band closed 1861 when th entire faculty and all the adult students enlisted in the Union Army.
Group that erected the marker: Allen County-Fort Wayne Historical Society

URL of a web site with more information about the history mentioned on the sign: [Web Link]

Address of where the marker is located. Approximate if necessary:
15617 Lima Road
Huntertown, IN USA

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