“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Chillicothe in Ross County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)


Corporation Limit Marker

Chillicothe Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Doda, October 23, 2020
1. Chillicothe Marker
Inscription.  First Capital of Ohio 1803-1810, 1812-1816
Erected by Ohio Historical Markers Committee.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & PoliticsSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list.
Location. 39° 20.3′ N, 82° 56.952′ W. Marker is in Chillicothe, Ohio, in Ross County. Marker is at the intersection of Charleston Pike (U.S. 50) and U.S. 23/35, on the right when traveling east on Charleston Pike. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2569 Western Ave, Chillicothe OH 45601, 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. Arthur St. Clair's Headquarters (approx. 1.6 miles away); Scioto Lodge No. 6 F. & A. M. (approx. 1.7 miles away); Ross County World War I Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away); Cultural Influences of Chillicothe and Ross County (approx. 1.8 miles away); Banking Crisis of 1819 (approx. 1.8 miles away);
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Enderlin Civil War Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away); Site of Ohio's First Statehouse (approx. 1.8 miles away); The "Statehood Riots" / The Enabling Act 1802 (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chillicothe.
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 39 times since then and 9 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on November 9, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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