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Georgetown in Brown County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

The Washburn-Dixon Log House

 
 
The Washburn-Dixon Log House Monument image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, June 11, 2019
1. The Washburn-Dixon Log House Monument
Inscription.  Constructed in 1793 by William Dixon and Cornelius Washburn, Indian scouts who helped to clear for settlement the area that became Brown County.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1793.
 
Location. 38° 51.754′ N, 83° 54.488′ W. Marker is in Georgetown, Ohio, in Brown County. Marker can be reached from West Alley Street near Effluent Drive. Marker is at the Brown County Fairgrounds, at the log house on the circle across from the bandstand. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 325 W State St, Georgetown OH 45121, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dixon-Washburn Log House (here, next to this marker); Grant Schoolhouse State Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); School in the 1800s (approx. ¼ mile away); Ulysses Grant (approx. ¼ mile away); The American Creed (approx. 0.3 miles away); Georgetown (approx. 0.3 miles away); Ulysses S. Grant (approx. 0.3 miles away); General Thomas Lyon Hamer (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
 
The Washburn-Dixon Log House and Stone Monument image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, June 11, 2019
2. The Washburn-Dixon Log House and Stone Monument
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 29, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 29, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 77 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 29, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.

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