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East Liverpool in Columbiana County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Locke's Building

 
 
Locke's Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, July 3, 2011
1. Locke's Building Marker
Inscription. Believed to be the second oldest surviving commercial structure in the city, this building opened in 1880 as a men's clothing store. The second floor has been the location of several photo studios and at one time was occupied by Gertrude Fryette's Art Gallery. The lower floor served for many years as the location for Hodson's Drug Store. Locke's Jewelry store opened here in 1957 and eventually expanded to occupy the entire building.
 
Erected 2006 by East Liverpool Rotary Club and East Liverpool Area Chamber of Commerce.
 
Location. 40° 37.116′ N, 80° 34.657′ W. Marker is in East Liverpool, Ohio, in Columbiana County. Marker is at the intersection of 5th Street and Broadway Street, on the right when traveling west on 5th Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: East Liverpool OH 43920, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Lincoln Highway (within shouting distance of this marker); Bradshaw's Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); I.O.O.F. Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Isaac Knowles - Knowles Block (within shouting distance of this
Locke's Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, July 3, 2011
2. Locke's Building Marker
marker); Mary Patterson Memorial Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Carnegie Public Library (about 400 feet away); W.L. Thompson Music Store (about 400 feet away); Central School (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in East Liverpool.
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicIndustry & Commerce
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 311 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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