Near Bergholz in Jefferson County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Tablet No. 12 Erected July 1913
Erected 1913. (Marker Number 12.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Morgan's Raid - Jefferson County, Ohio marker series.
Location. 40° 30.634′ N, 80° 53.812′ W. Marker is near Bergholz, Ohio, in Jefferson County. Marker can be reached from County Route 49 0.1 miles west of Ohio Route 164, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bergholz OH 43908, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bergholz Cemetery Veteran's Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Morgan's Raid (approx. 0.6 miles away); Bergholz Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Civil War Monument (approx. 3.6 miles away); Morgan's Raid (approx. 4.6 miles away); a different marker also named Morgan's Raid (approx. 6.8 miles away); a different marker also named Morganís Raid (approx. 7.6 miles away); a different marker also named Morgan's Raid (approx. 8.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bergholz.
More about this marker. The marker is actually located about 100 yards SSE of the road, half-buried at the northeast corner of a bridge over the Elkhorn Branch of Yellow Creek. This abandoned road was part of a pike that led from East Springfield through Circle Green to Nebo (the community on the west side of Yellow Creek that was absorbed by Bergholz in 1906 when the village was incorporated (www.garlock-elliot.org/places/doyle_twp/12springfield.html).
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. The bronze tablet for this marker (#12) is actually afixed to a marker (#13) at the south end of Bergholz.
1. A little about the marker series:
On July 25-26, 1863, near the end of
— Submitted November 2, 2010, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio.
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