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Stryker in Williams County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Stryker

Corporation Limit Marker

 
 
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By Craig Doda, November 5, 2020
1. Stryker Marker
Inscription.  Home Of William J. Knight, a captor of the Confederate locomotive "The General"
 
Erected by Ohio Historical Markers Committee.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Railroads & StreetcarsWar, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list.
 
Location. 41° 30.661′ N, 84° 24.872′ W. Marker is in Stryker, Ohio, in Williams County. Marker is at the intersection of North Defiance Street (Ohio Route 2) and Ellis Street, on the right when traveling south on North Defiance Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 502 N Defiance St, Stryker OH 43557, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stryker's Railroad Heritage (approx. 0.6 miles away); Stryker Depot (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Stryker (approx. ¾ mile away); Casimir Pulaski (approx. 4.8 miles away); David K. Aeschliman Memorial (approx. 5½ miles away);
Stryker Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Doda, November 5, 2020
2. Stryker Marker
Veteran's Memorial Park (approx. 5.6 miles away); Richard E. Schreder (approx. 5.6 miles away); The Ohio Art Company (approx. 5.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stryker.
 
Additional comments.
1. Additional marker
An additional identical marker is on the Southern entrance to town.
    — Submitted November 9, 2020.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 9, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 9, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 44 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 9, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
 
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Jan. 20, 2021