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Columbus in Franklin County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

The Columbus Senators

1900-1930

 
 
The Columbus Senators Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 14, 2010
1. The Columbus Senators Marker
Inscription.
The Senators played their home games at Neil Park at the corner of Cleveland and Buckingham Avenues. The wooden structure was replaced in 1905 with the first concrete and steel stadium. Cleveland and Detroit played home games at Neil Park to avoid Sunday Blue Laws in their cities. Four future Hall of Famers played for the Senators during this period.
 
Erected 2009.
 
Location. 39° 58.097′ N, 83° 0.596′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Ohio, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of Neil Avenue and Nationwide Boulevard, on the left when traveling north on Neil Avenue. Click for map. Marker is near the Huntington Park ticket office and Center Field Entrance. Marker is in this post office area: Columbus OH 43215, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Columbus' First Professional Game (here, next to this marker); The Columbus Buckeyes (here, next to this marker); The Western League (here, next to this marker); The Negro Leagues in Columbus (here, next to this marker); The Red Birds (here, next to this marker); The Jets
Columbus' Baseball History Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. Columbus' Baseball History Markers
Looking NW into Huntington Park.
(here, next to this marker); The Clippers (here, next to this marker); Harold M. Cooper (here, next to this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Columbus.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Columbus Senators. (Submitted on April 23, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. The 1905 Columbus Senators. (Submitted on April 23, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. The Columbus Clippers. (Submitted on April 23, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable EventsSports
 
Huntington Park Center Field Entrance image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
3. Huntington Park Center Field Entrance
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 857 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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