Monthly Archives: September 2016

Remnant of an old state highway

Depending on the location, old road remnants are around more than we might think. I found this one just south of Warsaw in Kosciusko County. Today’s State Road 15 comes into Warsaw from the south and, at one point, takes … Continue reading

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Remnant road in West Goshen Cemetery

Sometimes history is more obvious, but sometimes it isn’t so obvious. I’ve been in West Goshen Cemetery a few times but it took me a while to arrive at the conclusion there is a remnant of the old Plymouth-Goshen Trail … Continue reading

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Hire Cemetery another old one in Elkhart County

My last post was about Sparklin Cemetery in Elkhart Township. This one is about Hire Cemetery, another very old cemetery in Elkhart County, but this time in Benton Township. It is on the north side of County Road 148, about … Continue reading

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Sparklin Cemetery one of county’s oldest

The very old cemeteries in Elkhart County are an integral part of the county’s history. In Elkhart Township is the Sparklin Cemetery. It is on the west side of State Road 15 (which at one time was the Logansport-White Pigeon … Continue reading

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