Urbana in Champaign County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Mad River and Lake Erie Railroad
Erected 2007 by West Central Ohio Port Authority and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 27-11.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Railroads & Streetcars. Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1812.
Location. 40° 6.513′ N, 83° 45.458′ W. Marker is in Urbana, Ohio, in Champaign County. Marker is at the intersection of Miami Street (U.S. 36) and Railroad Overpass, on the right when traveling west on Miami Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Urbana OH 43078, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Mad River and Lake Erie Railroad (within shouting distance of this marker); Pennsylvania Railroad Depot (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Champaign County World War I Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); This tablet mark's the Site of Doolittle's Tavern (approx. ¼ mile away); Dayton, Springfield, and Urbana Electric Railway (approx. ¼ mile away); Champaign County Civil War Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Champaign County Veterans Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Harmony Lodge No. 8 Free and Accepted Masons (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Urbana.
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