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Peebles in Adams County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Cairn of Peace

 
 
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By Rev. Ronald Irick, August 14, 2018
1. Cairn of Peace Marker
first plaque
Inscription.  
First plaque
Cairn of Peace dedicated at World’s Conservation Exposition and 5th World Plowing Contest September 19- 20, 1957

Second plaque
These competitors were in the World Plowing Matches Peebles, Ohio 1957

Northern Ireland W.L. McMillam and W.C. Wright
Denmark Egnar Larsen and Villy Moller
Italy Tommasso Moreo and Nichalo DeLuca
Netherland William DeLint and A. Van Dijke
Belgium Henri Pierson and T. Valkeneers
Germany Max Hahn and Gert Schmidt
France Paul Laanazou and Albert Bergeret
Finland Arvo Jokinen and Oiva Elg
Sweden Tage Lund and Allen Ohisson
Great Britain R.J.Miller and John Mason
Canada Hugh Baird and S. Willis
New Zealand Robert J. Heeman
United States L. Goettemoeller and J.C. Daniels
 
Erected 1957 by Peebles Lions Club.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: AgricultureEnvironment.
 
Location. 38° 56.913′ N, 83° 24.382′ W. Marker

Cairn of Peace Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, August 14, 2018
2. Cairn of Peace Marker
second plaque
is in Peebles, Ohio, in Adams County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Main Street (Ohio Route 41) and Elm Street, on the left when traveling south. Marker is in the parking lot of Fifth/Third Bank. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 60 North Main, Peebles OH 45660, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Peebles (approx. ¼ mile away); Wickerham Inn (approx. 1.6 miles away); Locust Grove (approx. 3.1 miles away); Serpent Mound (approx. 4.7 miles away); Adams County Mineral Springs (approx. 6.4 miles away); Zane Trace (approx. 8.2 miles away); Sinking Spring Veterans Memorial (approx. 8.7 miles away); Governor Charles Willing Byrd (approx. 8.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Peebles.
 
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By Rev. Ronald Irick, August 14, 2018
3. Cairn of Peace Marker
third plaque
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By Rev. Ronald Irick, August 14, 2018
4. Cairn of Peace Marker
full view of marker
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By Rev. Ronald Irick, August 14, 2018
5. Cairn of Peace Marker
Cairn of Peace Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, August 14, 2018
6. Cairn of Peace Marker
the plow
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 19, 2018. It was originally submitted on August 15, 2018, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 101 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 15, 2018, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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