Sollitt, Illinois

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Sollitt, Illinois
Sollitt is located in Illinois
Sollitt
Sollitt
Sollitt is located in the United States
Sollitt
Sollitt
Coordinates: 41°17′36″N 87°38′05″W / 41.29333°N 87.63472°W / 41.29333; -87.63472Coordinates: 41°17′36″N 87°38′05″W / 41.29333°N 87.63472°W / 41.29333; -87.63472
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyKankakee
TownshipYellowhead
Elevation712 ft (217 m)
Population
 (2000)
 • Total<100
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Postal code
60401
Area code(s)815

Sollitt is an unincorporated community located in Kankakee County, Illinois, United States. It was founded by John Sollitt, who purchased the land from the United States Government in 1853. The town is located off Illinois Route 1 and County Line Road and is north of Grant Park and south of Beecher. Sollitt has fewer than 100 people within the town.

Sollitt Tap is the only business within Sollitt. The tavern, a longstanding destination for motorcycle enthusiasts, celebrated its 40th anniversary in the summer of 2008.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sollitt". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.

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