Lakewood in Cuyahoga County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Alexander Winton Homestead
Erected 2016 by 12700 Lake Avenue Condominium Association and The Ohio History Connection. (Marker Number 128-18.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 12700 Lake Ave, Lakewood OH 44107, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Nicholson Homestead (approx. half a mile away); Dr. Jared Potter Kirtland (approx. 0.7 miles away); Lakewood Park (approx. 0.9 miles away); Oldest Stone House (approx. one mile away); The National Carbon Company / GrafTech International (approx. 1.1 miles away); Detroit Avenue Bridge (approx. 2.8 miles away); The Templin-Bradley Company (approx. 2.8 miles away); Cowan Pottery (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lakewood.
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Also see . . . Wikipedia entry for the Winton Motor Carriage Company. “Publicity generated sales. In 1901, the news that both Reginald Vanderbilt and Alfred Vanderbilt had purchased Winton automobiles boosted the company’s image substantially. Models at the time were a 2-passenger Runabout with a 1-cylinder engine (8 hp) and a 4-passenger Touring and Mail Delivery Van, also with a 1-cylinder engine. That year, Winton lost a race at Grosse Pointe to Henry Ford. Winton (Submitted on July 19, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 19, 2019. This page originally submitted on July 19, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 37 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 19, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.