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Chilllicothe in Ross County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

First Court of Ross County

 
 
First Court of Ross County Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr.
1. First Court of Ross County Marker
Inscription. Here stood the two-story log house in which sat the first court of Ross Co., 1798. Here met the Legislature of the N. W. Territory, 1800-1801-1802. In the War of 1812, this was the U. S. Arsenal and Barracks.
 
Erected by Nathaniel Massie Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 39° 20.047′ N, 82° 59.139′ W. Marker is in Chilllicothe, Ohio, in Ross County. Marker is at the intersection of 2nd Street and Walnut Street, on the left when traveling east on 2nd Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chillicothe OH 45601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Abrams' Big House (here, next to this marker); The Chillicothe Gazette (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Historic Site in Journalism (about 700 feet away); A Replica of Ohio's First Capitol (about 700 feet away); Quinn Chapel African Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.) Church (about 800 feet away); Donald E. McHenry
First Court of Ross County Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. First Court of Ross County Marker
Marker is left and behind the state historical marker.
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons of Ohio (approx. 0.2 miles away); Court House Renovation (approx. 0.2 miles away).
 
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First Court of Ross County Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr.
3. First Court of Ross County Marker
Building now occupying the site of the First Court of Ross County.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 508 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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