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Bolivar in Tuscarawas County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Bolivar

Corporation Limit Marker

 
 
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By Craig Doda, September 24, 2020
1. Bolivar Marker
Inscription.  Named for Simon Bolivar, South American liberator. Site of Ohio's only American Revolutionary Fort, 1778
 
Erected by Ohio Historical Society.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts and CastlesWar, US RevolutionaryWars, Non-US. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list.
 
Location. 40° 39.217′ N, 81° 27.7′ W. Marker is in Bolivar, Ohio, in Tuscarawas County. Marker is at the intersection of Poplar Street (Ohio Route 212) and Delaware Avenue Northwest, on the left when traveling east on Poplar Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 519 Poplar Street, Bolivar OH 44612, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Treaty of Greene Ville (approx. 0.9 miles away); Cemetery (approx. one mile away); Blockhouse (approx. one mile away); Barracks (approx. one mile away); Excavation (approx. one mile away); Hospital
Bolivar Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Doda, September 24, 2020
2. Bolivar Marker
(approx. one mile away); Northwest Bastion (approx. one mile away); Fort Laurens (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bolivar.
 
 
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 40 times since then and 6 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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