Bucyrus in Crawford County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
John Edward Hopley
and friends, is affectionately dedicated
to the memory of
John Edward Hopley
1850 - 1927
pioneer in Lincoln Highway development.
First state consul for Ohio of
the Lincoln Highway Association.
In 1887 he founded the Bucyrus Evening
Telegraph of which he was editor and
manager for many years.
United States Consul at Southampton,
England, appointed by President William
McKinley and promoted to consul of
Montevideo , Uruguay, by President
Erected 1929 by Lodge Members and Friends.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Lincoln Highway marker series.
Location. 40° 48.718′ N, 82° 57.326′ W. Marker is in Bucyrus, Ohio, in Crawford County. Marker is at the intersection of East Mansfield Street (U.S. 30) and Penn Avenue, on the right when traveling west on East Mansfield Street. marker is on the grounds of the Golf Club of Bucyrus. Touch for map Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Crawford County (approx. one mile away); First Lieutenant Harry L. Martin (approx. one mile away); The Underground Railroad in Crawford County (approx. 1.2 miles away); Our Unknown Dead (approx. 1.7 miles away); Seccaium (approx. 4.2 miles away); Olentangy Battle (approx. 4.2 miles away); Knisley Springs Farm (approx. 6.7 miles away); Remembering Our Veterans of Early Wars (approx. 7.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bucyrus.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 19, 2019. This page originally submitted on June 17, 2019, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 58 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 17, 2019, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. 5. submitted on June 19, 2019. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.