Clifton in Greene County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
A Feature of Ohio's Glacial Past
Erected 2003 by The Ohio Bicentennial Commission, Ohio Department of Natural Resources, The International Paper Company Foundation, and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 7-29.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Industry & Commerce • Natural Features • Natural Resources • Notable Places • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1973.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2381 State Route 343, Clifton OH 45316, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Orton Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Historical Clifton (approx. 0.4 miles away); Clifton Gorge Marker (approx. 0.4 miles away); John Bryan (approx. 0.6 miles away); Camp Birch (approx. 0.9 miles away); Erastus Mitchell Birch (approx. 2.2 miles away); Horace Mann (approx. 2.2 miles away); Historic Grinnell Mill (approx. 2˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clifton.
Also see . . . Clifton Gorge State Nature Preserve Brochure. Clifton Gorge is the result of erosion by a large meltwater river originating from the waning Wisconsinan continental glacier. (Submitted on October 14, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 20, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 14, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,412 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 14, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.