by Tom Castaldi
Swinney Homestead is a Fort Wayne landmark that dominates the landscape of Swinney Park where West Jefferson Boulevard and Washington Street meet at the west edge of West Central Neighborhood.
|Swinney Homestead on West Jefferson.|
Originally published in Fort Wayne Magazine “Along the Heritage Trail with Tom Castaldi” – April 2008 No. 42
Allen County Historian Tom Castaldi is author of the Wabash & Erie Canal Notebook series; hosts “On the Heritage Trail,” which is broadcast at 6:35 a.m., 8:35 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Mondays on WBOI, 89.1 FM; and “Historia Nostra” heard on WLYV-1450 AM and WRRO 89.9 FM. Enjoy his previously published columns on the History Center’s blog, “Our Stories,” at history centerfw.blogspot.com.