Piqua in Miami County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Vice Admiral Stephen Clegg Rowan
Stephen Clegg Rowan
Born in Ireland Dec. 25th 1808
Died in Washington, D.C. Mar. 31st 1890.
Received Special Vote of Thanks of Congress
for Distinguished Services Feb. 7th 1863.
City of Piqua
Erected 1909 by J. G. Schmidlapp.
Location. 40° 8.731′ N, 84° 14.203′ W. Marker is in Piqua, Ohio, in Miami County. Marker is at the intersection of Wood Street and 1st Street, on the right when traveling east on Wood Street. Click for map. Monument is in Rowan Park, at the east end of the Shawnee Bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Piqua OH 45356, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are The Village of Huntersville (a few steps from this marker); Shawnee Bridge (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); The 1913 Flood (about 700 feet away); Lock Nine (about 800 feet away); Lock Nine Riverfront Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Main Street (approx. 0.2 miles away); Public Square (approx. 0.2 miles away); Capt. Don Gentile (approx. ¼ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Piqua.
Also see . . . Admiral Stephen Clegg Rowan.
Categories. • Military • War, Mexican-American • War, US Civil • Wars, US Indian • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page originally submitted on March 24, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 1,785 times since then. Last updated on May 19, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on March 24, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.