Lorain in Lorain County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Lorain Station 100
Erected 2006 by National Council of Negro Women, Lorain County Section; the Lorain Club of the National Association of Negro Business & Professional Women’s Clubs, Inc.; the Lorain County Urban League; and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 25-47.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker
Location. 41° 28.108′ N, 82° 10.495′ W. Marker is in Lorain, Ohio, in Lorain County. Marker can be reached from Black River Lane near East Erie Avenue. It is on the grounds of Black River Landing park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 421 Black River Ln, Lorain OH 44052, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Lorain Tornado, 1924 (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Trading Post (approx. 0.2 miles away); Founding of Lorain, Ohio (approx. ¼ mile away); Shipbuilding (approx. ¼ mile away); Lorain West Breakwater Lighthouse / Saving the Lorain Lighthouse (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lakeview Park War Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away); Quincy A. Gillmore (approx. 1.2 miles away); General Quincy Adams Gillmore (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lorain.
Categories. • Abolition & Underground RR • African Americans •
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 9, 2019. This page originally submitted on December 6, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 48 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 6, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 3, 4. submitted on December 9, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Brass tablet on the pavement at the foot of the Lorain Underground Railroad Station 100 Monument. It may qualify for its own page. • Can you help?