Captain Samuel C. Vance

Captain Samuel C. Vance (HMDKN)

Location: Lawrenceburg, IN 47025 Dearborn County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 5.512', W 84° 50.791'

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1802 - 2002 Bicentennial Memorial to The Common Man

— " The Flatboat " - Mode of River travel in 1802 —

Plaque One
Captain Samuel C. Vance
Our Founder

Plaque Two
In memory of Captain Vance and the pioneer families who endured the hardships of flatboat travel to reach this place in the wilderness.

They lived in log cabins with dirt or puncheon floors, cat-in-clay chimneys, wooden hinged split wood doors, and greased paper windows.

They persevered to give us this historic city.

Plaque Three
"The Flatboat"

A mode of river travel 1802
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Year Placed2002
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 10:34am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 686241 N 4329178
Decimal Degrees39.09186667, -84.84651667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 5.512', W 84° 50.791'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 5' 30.72" N, 84° 50' 47.46" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)812
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2 Walnut St, Lawrenceburg IN 47025, US
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