Acton State Monument

Acton State Monument (HM1C1N)

Location: Grove City, MN 56243 Meeker County
Country: United States of America

N 45° 6.364', W 94° 42.068'

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This marks the spot where the first blood was shed in the Sioux Indian Outbreak Aug. 17, 1862

Victims: Robinson Jones · Ann Baker-Jones · Howard Baker · Viranus Webster · Clara D. Wilson

Bodies of these Victims are buried in Ness Cemetery

Erected by the State of Minnesota on 47th Anniversary, Aug. 17, 1909
HM NumberHM1C1N
Marker Number12
Year Placed1909
Placed ByThe State of Minnesota
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Date Added Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 11:20pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15T E 366172 N 4996140
Decimal Degrees45.10606667, -94.70113333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 45° 6.364', W 94° 42.068'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds45° 6' 21.84" N, 94° 42' 4.08" W
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Area Code(s)320
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 53160-53232 248th St, Grove City MN 56243, US
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