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The History of Licking Memorial Hospital

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., October 18, 2008
1. The History of Licking Memorial Hospital Marker
Inscription. Newark's first hospital opened on this site in January 1898. In 1906, the building was moved to 22 Wyoming and attached to an existing structure, creating a 22-bed hospital. In December 1914, a new hospital opened at the corners of Everett and Buena Vista. Licking Memorial Hospital on West Main Street began operation on July 6, 1966.
 
Erected 1989 by The Licking County Historic Society and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 6-45.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
 
Location. 40° 3.742′ N, 82° 24.275′ W. Marker is in Newark, Ohio, in Licking County. Marker is at the intersection of Hudson Avenue (Ohio Route 13) and Wyoming Street, on the right when traveling north on Hudson Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newark OH 43055, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. McCune-Stimson House (approx. mile away); "Double Arrow" Wrought Iron Fence (approx. 0.3 miles away); Soldiers' and Sailors' Memorial Building (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Donald D. Hill County Administration Building
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By William Fischer, Jr., October 18, 2008
2. The History of Licking Memorial Hospital Marker
Looking north across Wyoming Street.
(approx. 0.4 miles away); Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients (approx. 0.4 miles away); The John W. Alford Building (approx. 0.4 miles away); A. H. Heisey Glass (approx. half a mile away); Veteran's Park (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Newark.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyCharity & Public WorkNotable BuildingsScience & Medicine
 
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By Heather Crawford, April 5, 2008
3. The History of Licking Memorial Hospital Marker
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By Heather Crawford
4. The History of Licking Memorial Hospital Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,292 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3, 4. submitted on , by Heather Crawford of Newark, Ohio. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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