President Abraham Lincoln's Funeral Train

President Abraham Lincoln's Funeral Train (HM1Y7)

Location: Wanatah, IN 46390 LaPorte County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 25.802', W 86° 54.01'

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On this spot where the Wanatah Station of the Monon Railroad once stood, the Lincoln funeral train made a brief stop on the morning of May 1, 1865 at approximately 7:40 a.m. The funeral train traveled 1,700 miles of its journey from Washington, DC to Springfield, Illinois, retracing the route taken by Abraham Lincoln on his original campaign trail to Washington.
HM NumberHM1Y7
Placed ByTown of Wanatah
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Date Added Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 11:12pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 508341 N 4586501
Decimal Degrees41.43003333, -86.90016667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 25.802', W 86° 54.01'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 25' 48.12" N, 86° 54' 0.60" W
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Area Code(s)219
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 103 N Illinois St, Wanatah IN 46390, US
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