Rodden, Illinois

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Rodden
Unincorporated community
Location in the state of Illinois
Location in the state of Illinois
Coordinates: 42°19′41″N 90°19′13″W / 42.32806°N 90.32028°W / 42.32806; -90.32028
Country United States
State Illinois
County Jo Daviess County
Elevation 670 ft (204 m)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Website [None]

Rodden is an unincorporated community located in Elizabeth Township, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, United States.

History[edit]

Several markers still exist from the town's past including roads & structures. Rodden Road, which intersects with U.S. Route 20, is still in use and can be found just east of the nearby Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa. The abandoned Winston Tunnel is located several miles west of the town.[1] Other markers include the Inn at Irish Hollow which was partially converted from the old Rodden general store and Post Office.[1][2]

Present day[edit]

Old and newly built structures, residences and farms still exist in the area of Rodden. Most addresses use ZIP codes from nearby Galena, Elizabeth, and Hanover.

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Roger". (2006 November 7). Re: [cgw] Rodden, Illinois. Message posted to http://groups.yahoo.com/group/cgw/message/13002
  2. ^ ELG Hospitality Incorporated. (Unknown Last Update). Inn At Irish Hollow and Country English Cottages. Retrieved February 11, 2007, from http://www.bedandbreakfast.com/illinois-galena-innatirishhollowandcountryenglishcottages.html

Coordinates: 42°19′41″N 90°19′13″W / 42.32806°N 90.32028°W / 42.32806; -90.32028