Trail of Death ~ Brunswick, MO
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
N 39° 25.324 W 093° 07.902
15S E 488663 N 4363623
Camped across the river and ferried wagons here.
Waymark Code: WM6G8Q
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 05/30/2009
Published By:Groundspeak Regular Member Team Farkle 7
Views: 5

Marker Erected by: Brunswick Cub Scout Pack 152.
County of Marker: Chariton County.
Location of Marker: In ground edge of parking lot, foot of Polk St., boat ramp access, Brunswick.
Marker Text:

On Oct. 22, 1838, about 800 Potawatomi Indians began ferrying the Grand River as they walked from Indiana to Kansas on the forced removal. By dark all the Indians and many of the wagons were over the river. They camped on the west side of the river and ferried the rest the next day.

Routes: Northern Route

Address if available:
Polk St.,
Grand River Boat Access
Brunswick, MO USA

Marker Website: [Web Link]

Additional Coordinates: Not Listed

Additional Information: Not listed

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