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Shaker Gate Post

Period 1830

 
 
Shaker Gate Post Marker image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, April 9, 2009
1. Shaker Gate Post Marker
Inscription. This is one of several stone gate posts which stood before the buildings of the Middle Family of Shakers near what is now Shaker Boulevard and Lee Road. The post was found under an old cherry tree at that site.

Placed in Shaker Square October 22, 1947, in commemoration of the 125th anniversary of the North Union Society of Shakers
1822-1947
 
Erected 1947 by the Shaker Historical Society and the Shaker Square Association.
 
Location. 41° 28.991′ N, 81° 35.435′ W. Marker is in Cleveland, Ohio, in Cuyahoga County. Marker is at the intersection of South Moreland Boulevard and Shaker Square, in the median on South Moreland Boulevard. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cleveland OH 44120, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Shaker Square (within shouting distance of this marker); Shaker Mill Stone (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Honoring the Memory of O.P. and M.J. Van Sweringen (about 600 feet away); Shaker Gristmill Site (approx. 0.7 miles away); Van Sweringen Demonstration House (approx. 0.8 miles
Shaker Gate Post Marker image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, April 9, 2009
2. Shaker Gate Post Marker
away); a different marker also named Van Sweringen Demonstration House (approx. 0.8 miles away); a different marker also named Van Sweringen Demonstration House (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Van Sweringen Demonstration House (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Cleveland.
 
Also see . . .
1. The North Union Shaker Community. (Submitted on April 10, 2009, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.)
2. Shaker Square. (Submitted on April 10, 2009, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 641 times since then and 69 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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