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Roseville

Location: Mecca-Roseville Road, Roseville Covered Bridge, Coxville. (Parke County, Indiana)

Erected by Parke County Historical Society, 1966

ID# : 61.1966.3

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The first business in Parke County was a grist mill built near here by Chauncey Rose and associates in 1819. This was the first flatboat landing in the county; territorial court was held here and this was a stop for stagecoaches.

Keywords

Historic District, Neighborhoods, and Towns, Early Settlement and Exploration