Sandusky in Erie County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
G.A. Boeckling Building
This structure is a fine example of amusement park architecture. The Spanish motif and the aquatic symbols carved in the window keystones are interesting embellishments to the exterior.
Sanduskians fondly remember the "G.A. Boeckling," which ferried thousands of park vistors who had arrived at the foot of Columbus Avenue by train or automobile.
Erected by Sandusky Main Street Association.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1928.
Location. 41° 27.461′ N, 82° 42.79′ W. Marker is in Sandusky, Ohio, in Erie County. Marker is on W. Shoreline Drive, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 105 W Shoreline Drive, Sandusky OH 44870, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this Underground Railroad (within shouting distance of this marker); Johnson’s Island (within shouting distance of this marker); Hubbard Building (within shouting distance of this marker); State Theatre (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Hinde & Dauch Paper Company (about 400 feet away); Donahue Hardware (about 500 feet away); Jay Cooke (about 600 feet away); Sandusky / Erie County (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sandusky.
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