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Marktown Historic District

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Address: 405 Prospect St, East Chicago, IN 46312-1627
Phone Number: +1 219-397-2239
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This neighborhood was the site of a planned community that was not finished...

This neighborhood was the site of a planned community that was not finished because of World War I.

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Amazing Historical Neighborhood

Marktown is a must see for any area history buff--designed in an English garden style, this site is a remarkable remnant of pre-war US industry. NOTE: BP has been attempting to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 July 2014
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2014 via mobile

Marktown is a must see for any area history buff--designed in an English garden style, this site is a remarkable remnant of pre-war US industry. NOTE: BP has been attempting to demolish the area for years--knowing that it exists and its importance can help ensure its preservation.

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