Wilder Park

Wilder Park (HM1RX7)

Location: Aurora, IL 60506 Kane County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 45.809', W 88° 18.881'

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Given to Aurora, in 1857.
By Roswell Wilder, 1784-1860;
Soldier in the War of 1812.
Landlord of the Wilder Hotel,
pioneer stage house;
Builder of first school
in West Aurora, 1839.
Public Benefactor.
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This memorial donated and installed
in 1930, by John P. Love, of Aurora Ill.
who found this rock on the
bank of Fox River.
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Details
HM NumberHM1RX7
Year Placed1930
Placed ByJohn P. Love and the Aurora Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 1:01am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 390717 N 4624351
Decimal Degrees41.76348333, -88.31468333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 45.809', W 88° 18.881'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 45' 48.54" N, 88° 18' 52.86" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)630
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 329-353 State Rte 31, Aurora IL 60506, US
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