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Florida in Henry County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Florida

Corporation Limit Marker

 
 
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By Craig Doda, June 6, 2019
1. Florida Marker
Inscription.  Founded 1834 on site of the Indian Village "Snaketown"
 
Erected by Ohio Historical Markers Committee.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native AmericansSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list.
 
Location. 41° 19.573′ N, 84° 11.704′ W. Marker is in Florida, Ohio, in Henry County. Marker is on East High Street (Ohio Route 424) 0.1 miles east of Chester Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 413 E High St, Napoleon OH 43545, 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. Florida United Methodist Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Winchester's Encampment (approx. 3.3 miles away); Winchester's Camp No. 3/Fort Starvation / The Old Kentucky Burial Grounds (approx. 4.2 miles away); Civil War Camp Latty (approx. 4.7 miles away); Veterans Memorial
Florida Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Doda, June 6, 2019
2. Florida Marker
(approx. 5 miles away); Lock No. 13 & Independence Dam (approx. 5.2 miles away); Two Canals (approx. 5.2 miles away); World War Veterans Memorial Trees (approx. 5.4 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 10, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 9, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 34 times since then and 3 times this year. 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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