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

The Kissing Circle

 
 
The Kissing Circle Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 18, 2009
1. The Kissing Circle Marker
Inscription.
The Kissing Circle holds fond memories for decades of Ohio University Alumni, and symbolizes our affection and dedication to one another. May it remind future students, as it has those of the past, of valued friendships formed here and inspire loyalty to our school.
 
Erected 2005 by Ohio University Class of 2005.
 
Location. 39° 19.627′ N, 82° 6.046′ W. Marker is in Athens, Ohio, in Athens County. Click for map. Marker is on the grounds of the Ohio University College Green, about 200 feet southeast of the intersection of Court and Union Streets. Marker is in this post office area: Athens OH 45701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Student Voices (a few steps from this marker); Athens County Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Ohio University (within shouting distance of this marker); Ohio University 1915 Alumni Gateway (within shouting distance of this marker); The Elms (within shouting distance of this marker); Bicentennial of the Northwest Ordinance (about 300
The Kissing Circle Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 18, 2009
2. The Kissing Circle Marker
Looking northwest toward the Alumni Gateway and street intersection.
feet away, measured in a direct line); Ohio University's Distinguished Visitors (about 400 feet away); Manasseh Cutler Hall (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Athens.
 
Also see . . .  College Green Landmark Was A Magnet For Lovers. (Submitted on March 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Education
 
The Kissing Circle Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 18, 2009
3. The Kissing Circle Marker
Looking southeast across the College Green
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 745 times since then and 12 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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