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

George Washington Memorial Tree

Same Rock, Same Location, Different Tree

 
 
George Washington Memorial Tree Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, June 30, 2012
1. George Washington Memorial Tree Marker
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Inscription. This tree planted in memory of George Washington by the Bellefontaine Chapter D.A.R.

(DAR logo)

1931
 
Erected 1931 by Bellefontaine Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 40° 21.658′ N, 83° 45.575′ W. Marker is in Bellefontaine, Ohio, in Logan County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 68) and Columbus Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Click for map. marker is on the front lawn of the Logan County Courthouse, in Bellefontaine, Ohio it faces Main Street, and is to the north of the fountain. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 South Main Street, Bellefontaine OH 43311, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Blue Jacket Town (here, next to this marker); Logan County Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); First Portland Cement Concrete Street (within shouting distance of this marker); War Savings Quota (within shouting distance of this marker); The Honorable William Lawrence
George Washington Memorial Tree Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, June 30, 2012
2. George Washington Memorial Tree Marker
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Oldest Concrete Street in America (within shouting distance of this marker); William H. West (within shouting distance of this marker); George Bartholomew (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Bellefontaine.
 
Additional keywords. Daughters of the American Revolution
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
George Washington Memorial Tree Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, June 30, 2012
3. George Washington Memorial Tree Marker
a wide view of the site. You can see, this tree was NOT planted in 1931. That tree has been replaced, and most landscaping is fairly new. However, this is the morning after the tornado hit the courthouse tower.
George Washington Memorial Tree Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, June 30, 2012
4. George Washington Memorial Tree Marker
the small boulder can be seen to the left of the Blue Jacket marker.
George Washington Memorial Tree Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, May 6, 2010
5. George Washington Memorial Tree Marker
this photo was taken from the George Washington rock. This is the Boy Scouts conducting the National Day of Prayer, during the 100th Anniversary of BSA.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 402 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. 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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