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St. Paris in Champaign County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Site of Walborn & Riker Co.

 
 
Site of Walborn & Riker Co. Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., November 9, 2008
1. Site of Walborn & Riker Co. Marker
Inscription. This company was known world wide for quality pony pleasure vehicles, 1881 - 1914
 
Location. 40° 7.481′ N, 83° 57.566′ W. Marker is in St. Paris, Ohio, in Champaign County. Marker is on Springfield Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is between Mill Street and Oak Street. Marker is in this post office area: Saint Paris OH 43072, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lincoln Funeral Train (a few steps from this marker); St. Paris Korea and Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. Paris and Johnson Township World War I Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. Paris and Johnson Township World War II Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); A. B. Graham (approx. 2.7 miles away); Kiser Lake (approx. 4 miles away); Brown Township School District #6 (approx. 4.7 miles away); Marion A. Ross (approx. 6.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in St. Paris.
 
Also see . . .  Walborn & Riker Company. (Submitted on November 26, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceRoads & Vehicles
 
Site of Walborn & Riker Co. Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., November 9, 2008
2. Site of Walborn & Riker Co. Marker
Looking north along Springfield Street.
St. Paris Corporate Limit Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., November 9, 2008
3. St. Paris Corporate Limit Marker
"Pony Wagon Town," once a center of manufacture of these colorful carts. [On west Main Street (US Route 36) at corporate limit.]
Site of Walborn & Riker Co. Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., November 9, 2008
4. Site of Walborn & Riker Co. Marker
"Pony Wagon Town," once a center of manufacture of these colorful carts. [Looking east on Main Street (US Route 36) at western corporate limit.]
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 1,400 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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