Carlton & Flora Lowe
In Recognition and Appreciation of
Carlton brought the
Tuberous Rooted Begonia
to this country from
Belgium after WWI
Established Lowe's Greenhouse
on Rt. 306 in 1926
Carlton's community service included:
Founder of Bainbridge Fire Department
and Geauga County Fair Board,
Geauga County Commissioner
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Government & Politics • Horticulture & Forestry. A significant historical year for this entry is 1926.
Location. 41° 22.975′ N, 81° 20.399′ W. Marker is near Chagrin Falls, Ohio, in Geauga County. It is in Bainbridge Township. Marker is on Chillicothe Road (Ohio Route 306) 0.2 miles south of Bainbridge Road (County Route 11), on the right when traveling south. Memorial bench is in Bainbridge Township Heritage Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 17826 Chillicothe Road, Chagrin Falls OH 44023, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this Bainbridge School (here, next to this marker); Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Bainbridge Center Historic District (approx. 0.2 miles away); Building History (approx. 0.2 miles away); Chagrin Falls & Eastern Railway (approx. 3 miles away); Geauga Lake (approx. 3.2 miles away); The Chagrin River's "High Falls" (approx. 4.3 miles away); The Chillicothe Turnpike (approx. 4.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chagrin Falls.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 6, 2023. It was originally submitted on August 19, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 498 times since then and 62 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 19, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.