Near Peebles in Adams County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1977 by Adams County Historical Society and the Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 2-1.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Abolition & Underground RR • African Americans • War, US Civil • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list.
Location. 38° 58.215′ N, 83° 23.651′ W. Marker is near Peebles, Ohio, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of Ohio Route 41 and Adkins Rd, on the right when traveling north on State Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Peebles OH 45660, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Peebles (approx. 1.4 miles away); Locust Grove (approx. 1˝ miles away); Cairn of Peace (approx. 1.6 miles away); Serpent Mound (approx. 3.6 miles away); Adams County Mineral Springs (approx. 7.2 miles away); Sinking Spring Veterans Memorial (approx. 7.2 miles away); Governor Charles Willing Byrd (approx. 7.2 miles away); Seaman (approx. 9.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Peebles.
Regarding Wickerham Inn. The Wickerham Inn is the oldest brick building in Adams County and according to legend, is haunted. It was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.
Also see . . . Ohio History Connection - The Wickerham Inn. (Submitted on September 9, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 9, 2017. It was originally submitted on September 9, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 216 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 9, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.