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Caldersburgh Pearl -2001

 
 
Caldersburgh Pearl -2001 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 29, 2009
1. Caldersburgh Pearl -2001 Marker
Inscription.
The Caldersburgh Pearl was dedicated in 2001 as a full-sized replica of a three-cabin canal freighter (65' x 14'). The name Caldersburgh Pearl has special significance to Roscoe's past. Caldersburgh was the name of the original community (early Roscoe), founded in 1816. Pearl was the first name of a local canal boat captain, Pearl R. Nye (1872-1950).
 
Erected by Roscoe Village Foundation.
 
Location. 40° 16.649′ N, 81° 52.629′ W. Marker is in Roscoe, Ohio, in Coshocton County. Marker is on Whitewoman Street, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. The marker is about 100 feet SW of the Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum in historic Roscoe Village. Marker is in this post office area: Coshocton OH 43812, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. James Taylor House (Reconstructed) - 1971 (within shouting distance of this marker); 24 Star Flag (within shouting distance of this marker); Daniel Boyd House - c.1825 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Wilson Jacob House - c.1890 (about 400 feet away); Dr. Maro Johnson's House - c.1833
Caldersburgh Pearl image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 29, 2009
2. Caldersburgh Pearl
(about 400 feet away); Dr. Maro Johnson's Office - 1842 (about 500 feet away); James LeRetilley Building - 1847 (about 500 feet away); William Roscoe Building - 1840 (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Roscoe.
 
Also see . . .  Roscoe Village Foundation. (Submitted on February 11, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Additional keywords. Ohio and Erie Canal
 
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Caldersburgh Pearl image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 29, 2009
3. Caldersburgh Pearl
Caldersburgh Pearl image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 29, 2009
4. Caldersburgh Pearl
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 515 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on August 30, 2016.
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