Dundee - Hub of the Highways Historical

Dundee - Hub of the Highways Historical (HM1WH4)

Location: Dundee, MI 48131 Monroe County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 57.431', W 83° 39.628'

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The first land patent for land in the Village of Dundee, was issued to William Remington, from Livingston County, New York, on July 23, 1823. Riley Ingersoll, Dundee's first white settler, settled here in 1824. The settlement was named Dundee by Ebnezer Dustin, after Dundee, Scotland, his hometown.

Sybrant Van Nest, founder of Dundee, platted the village and recorded it on November 12, 1833. Dundee was incorporated in 1855 and reincorporated in 1871.

By 1832, the turnpike running through Dundee was laid out and a toll bridge of timber constructed over the river. By 1833, there were seven main roads leading to this point.

Here, in Memorial Park, a bandstand was built, as a memorial to the Veterans, and dedicated on September 30, 1913.
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HM NumberHM1WH4
Placed ByMonroe County Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, January 11th, 2017 at 9:01am PST -08:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 279510 N 4648446
Decimal Degrees41.95718333, -83.66046667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 57.431', W 83° 39.628'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 57' 25.86" N, 83° 39' 37.68" W
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Area Code(s)734, 517
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1-99 Park Pl, Dundee MI 48131, US
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