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Island Cemetery is near Milford

More than once I’ve featured cemeteries. Obviously I feel there is a great deal to be learned about local history from cemeteries. Another example is the Island Cemetery, located southwest of Milford off County Road 1050 North in Jefferson Township. … Continue reading

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Old railway crossed CR 450E

I want to wish everyone a happy and prosperous New Year. My post today is another trace of the former Syracuse-Milford Railway. As a reminder this was a short-lived railroad line running only between Syracuse and Milford in Kosciusko County. … Continue reading

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Short lived railway between Syracuse and Milford

Railroad history is interesting to me and northern Indiana has plenty of it. Several railroad lines have been abandoned, but were important in the history of transportation locally. One such railway never carried any passengers (though that was apparently promised … Continue reading

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