Boone's Lick Road - Salt Creek Church - MO
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Utapao72
N 39° 02.855 W 092° 39.775
15S E 529169 N 4322110
Quick Description: A granite monument placed by the Daughters of the American Revolution to mark an important spot along the historic Boone's Lick Road.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 12/13/2015 2:40:31 PM
Waymark Code: WMQ3QP
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Geo Ferret
Views: 7

Long Description:
Text of Marker

Boone's Lick Road
Salt Creek Church - 1817
Marked by the
Daughters of the
American Revolution
and the
State of Missouri
History of Mark:
The Boone's Lick Road was an important transportation route stretching from St. Charles, MO to Franklin, MO in the early 1800s. Beginning in 1816 the Boone's Lick Road was the main migration route for the flow of emigrants moving west of the Mississippi River to the Boone's Lick Country. This DAR marker is located on the original trail route and marks the location of the Salt Creek Church. All that remains is the church cemetery.

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