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Marietta in Washington County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Pratt-McGirr House

 
 
Pratt-McGirr House Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 30, 2009
1. Pratt-McGirr House Marker
Inscription. Built circa 1803 by Azariah Pratt using hand-hewn beams and wooden pegs. Marietta's oldest private residence.
 
Erected by The Rotary Club of Marietta.
 
Location. 39° 25.1′ N, 81° 27.59′ W. Marker is in Marietta, Ohio, in Washington County. Marker is on Front Street, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 430 Front Street, Marietta OH 45750, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Holden House / The Shipman House (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Washington County Veterans Memorial (about 800 feet away); Buckley House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Meigs House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Muskingum River Underground Railroad / Marietta Leaders of the Underground Railroad (approx. 0.2 miles away); General Arthur St. Clair (approx. 0.2 miles away); Memorial to the "Start Westward of the United States" (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pioneer Families of the Ohio Company (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Marietta.
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsSettlements & Settlers
 
Pratt-McGirr House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 30, 2009
2. Pratt-McGirr House and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 543 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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