Cave-In-Rock

Also known as: Big Cave, Rock and Cave
0.5 mi N of the town of Cave-In-Rock, Cave-In-Rock, Illinois

Photos 

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Photo taken by James Baughn in May 2012

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 6, 1998
Reference number
98000984
Architectural style
Other architectural type; natural cave
Area of significance
Military
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Site
Historic functions
Camp; Religious structure; Restaurant; Military facility
Current function
Outdoor recreation
Period of significance
1850-1874
Significant years
1861; 1862

Update Log 

  • August 23, 2015: New photos from James Baughn

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