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Lakewood in Cuyahoga County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Oldest Stone House

 
 
Oldest Stone House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, April 12, 2009
1. Oldest Stone House Marker
Inscription.

This house of
native sandstone
was built circa 1838 by
John Honam
A Scottish Weaver

This tablet placed by
Lakewood Chapter, D.A.R. 1949

 
Erected 1949 by Lakewood Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 41° 29.604′ N, 81° 47.905′ W. Marker is in Lakewood, Ohio, in Cuyahoga County. Marker is on Lake Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lakewood OH 44107, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Nicholson Homestead (approx. one mile away); Detroit Avenue Bridge (approx. 1.9 miles away); Rockport Cemetery of Pioneer Days (approx. 3.5 miles away); Site of Colonel John Bradstreet's Disaster (approx. 3.6 miles away); Bain Park Cabin (approx. 4.6 miles away); John W. Heisman Birth Site (approx. 4.8 miles away); Alexis de Tocqueville (approx. 5 miles away); Ohio and Erie Canal (approx. 5 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  The Oldest Stone House Museum. (Submitted on April 18, 2009, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.)
Oldest Stone House Marker location, on the east side of the house image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, April 12, 2009
2. Oldest Stone House Marker location, on the east side of the house

 
Categories. Notable BuildingsSettlements & Settlers
 
Oldest Stone House image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, April 12, 2009
3. Oldest Stone House
East elevation of the house, prior to the move to Lakewood Park image. Click for full size.
Carl Waite, for the Historic American Buildings Survey, April 28, 1936
4. East elevation of the house, prior to the move to Lakewood Park
Detail, Main Entrance image. Click for full size.
Carl Waite, for the Historic Ameican Buildings Survey, April 28, 1936
5. Detail, Main Entrance
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 745 times since then and 62 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.   4, 5. submitted on , by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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