Zanesville in Muskingum County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Muskingum River Locks
Erected 1998 by The Muskingum River Parkway and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 9-60.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceNotable 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 1836.
Location. 39° 56.073′ N, 82° 0.222′ W. Marker is in Zanesville, Ohio, in Muskingum County. Marker can be reached from 8th Street near Hughes Street. Marker is south of Lockkeeper's House, between lock/canal and Muskingum River. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Zanesville OH 43701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Zanesville Underground Railroad (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sixth Street Bridge (approx. ¼ mile away); The Stone Academy (approx. ¼ mile away); Anti-Slavery Tensions in Muskingum County (approx. ¼ mile away); World War II/Korean War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Zanesville (approx. 0.4 miles away); Second Capital of Ohio (approx. 0.4 miles away); Three Muskingum County Courthouses (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Zanesville.
More about this marker. Access gained through parking lot off 8th street south of Hughes Street (south of electric power substation).
Credits. This page was last revised on July 29, 2018. It was originally submitted on November 6, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,857 times since then and 135 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on November 6, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.