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St. Clairsville in Belmont County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Milestone Marks where Extension of National Road...

 
 
Front of milestone image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, September 22, 2007
1. Front of milestone
Inscription.
Milestone marks
where extension of
National Road
west of Ohio River
was started July 4, 1825.

Stone relocated 1964

 
Erected 1964 by St. Clairsville Rotary Club.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the The Historic National Road marker series.
 
Location. 40° 4.83′ N, 80° 54.043′ W. Marker is in St. Clairsville, Ohio, in Belmont County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 40) and South Market Street on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Saint Clairsville OH 43950, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Belmont County Revolutionary War Veterans (a few steps from this marker); Medal of Honor Recipients of Belmont County (a few steps from this marker); Belmont County Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Governor Arthur St. Clair 1734-1818 (within shouting distance of this marker); Home of Benjamin Lundy (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Benjamin Lundy Champion of Freedom
West face of milestone image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck
2. West face of milestone
The text reads "The carillon in the tower was given by Wilbert M. Allen for the general improvement and beautification of the Village of St. Clairsville. 1973"
(about 800 feet away); In Honor of Sgt. Sylvester Antolak US Army (approx. 1.1 miles away); Blaine Hill "S" Bridge / Blaine Hill Viaduct (approx. 4.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in St. Clairsville.
 
Also see . . .
1. National Road - Ohio History Central. (Submitted on March 31, 2009, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.)
2. St. Clairsville - Ohio History Central. (Submitted on March 31, 2009, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.)
 
Categories. Roads & Vehicles
 
East face of milestone image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, September 22, 2007
3. East face of milestone
Milestone Marks where Extension of National Road... Marker image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck
4. Milestone Marks where Extension of National Road... Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,484 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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