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Near Lima in Allen County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Founders and Patriots of Allen County, Ohio

Ohio Sesquicentennial marker

 
 
Founders and Patriots of Allen County, Ohio Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, November 13, 2013
1. Founders and Patriots of Allen County, Ohio Marker
close up of marker, showing text
Inscription. In honor of those founders and patriots of the northwest territory who settled in Ohio and Allen County 1803 Ohio Sesquicentennial 1953
 
Erected 1953 by Ohio Chapter, National Society Daughters of Founders and Patriots of America.
 
Location. 40° 47.854′ N, 84° 6.514′ W. Marker is near Lima, Ohio, in Allen County. Marker is at the intersection of Ottawa Road (Ohio Route 65) and North West Street (Ohio Route 115), in the median on Ottawa Road. Click for map. marker is in a small three cornered park at the “fork in the road” intersection of two State highways, north of Lima, Ohio. A tall pine tree next to the monument serves as a land mark. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4150 Ottawa Rd, Lima OH 45801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Allen County’s First Settlement (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Henry Boose Site (approx. 0.9 miles away); Servicemen's Free Canteen (approx. 3.7 miles away); Allen County Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.8 miles away); Allen County, Ohio (approx. 3.8 miles away); The Old Bell
Founders and Patriots Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, November 13, 2013
2. Founders and Patriots Marker
full view of marker
(approx. 3.8 miles away); Ohio's First Electric Street Car Line (approx. 3.8 miles away); Site Of Lima's First Cemetery (approx. 3.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Lima.
 
Additional keywords. National Society Daughters of Founders and Patriots of America
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Marker Site image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, November 13, 2013
3. Marker Site
note tall pine tree, marker is in small grassy area at a fork between two VERY busy highways I parked at a gas station across the road, and very carefully crossed the street
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 332 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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