Nelsonville in Athens County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Camp Site of Lord Dunmore
Erected 1938 by Elizabeth (illegible) Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 39° 27.696′ N, 82° 14.526′ W. Marker is in Nelsonville, Ohio, in Athens County. Marker is at the intersection of Canal Street (U.S. 33) and Pine Grove Drive, on the right when traveling east on Canal Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Nelsonville OH 45764, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hocking Canal Site (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hocking Valley Railway (approx. half a mile away); Daniel Nelson (approx. half a mile away); E. M. Poston (approx. half a mile away); The Hocking Valley Coal Strike (approx. half a mile away); Fort Street Cemetery (approx. half a mile away); Unknown Soldier Monument (approx. half a mile away); Veterans' Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nelsonville.
Also see . . .
1. City of Nelsonville, Ohio, History. (Submitted on August 30, 2008.)
2. Lord Dunmore’s War and the Battle of Point Pleasant. “Lord Dunmore’s War was a confrontation between colonial Virginia and the Native Americans of the Ohio Country in 1774. ” (Submitted on August 30, 2008.)
3. John M. Dunmore - Ohio History Central. (Submitted on March 31, 2009, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 30, 2008, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,919 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 30, 2008, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.