Near Put-in-Bay in Ottawa County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
of the Civil War
to mark the
corner stone of a
victory at the
Battle of Lake Erie
Sept 10 1813
"We have met the enemy
and they are ours"
Erected by Jay Cooke.
Location. 41° 39.506′ N, 82° 49.153′ W. Marker is near Put-in-Bay, Ohio, in Ottawa County. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Put in Bay OH 43456, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jay Cooke Mansion (within shouting distance of this marker); Within This Enclosure (approx. 0.4 miles away); Joseph De Rivera St. Jurgo, 1813-1889 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Oelschlager's Dry Goods Store (approx. 0.4 miles away); Gibraltar Island (approx. 0.4 miles away); Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial (approx. half a mile away); South Bass Island Light (approx. 2.3 miles away); Boundary Marker (approx. 6.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Put-in-Bay.
Regarding Gibraltar Monument. The marker is located on the northern end of Gibraltar Island
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
Categories. • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. This page has been viewed 494 times since then and 64 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.