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Lisbon in Columbiana County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Ohio's Oldest Brick Building

1803

 
 
Ohio's Oldest Brick Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, August 30, 2016
1. Ohio's Oldest Brick Building Marker
(facing West Lincoln Way)
Inscription.  
[north plaque • faces West Lincoln Way]
Restored 2007
In the memory of
Bettie Lee and Ray Lewis
by their loving children
Renee • Stevie • Tag

[east plaque • faces West Park Avenue]
Erected by Jacob Picking
for hotel purposes

Edwin Stanton,
Secretary of War
for Abraham Lincoln,
practiced Law in an
upstairs Law office

Listed as a landmark building
in the Lisbon Historical District
on the National Register of
Historic Places in 1979

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 40° 46.325′ N, 80° 46.132′ W. Marker is in Lisbon, Ohio, in Columbiana County. Marker is at the intersection of West Lincoln Way (U.S. 30) and West Park Avenue, on the right when traveling east on West Lincoln Way. Marker(s) are mounted at eye-level at the northeast corner of the subject building. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 116 West Lincoln Way, Lisbon OH 44432, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Civil War Naval Cannon (within shouting distance of this marker);
Ohio's Oldest Brick Building Marker (<i>2nd plaque</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, August 30, 2016
2. Ohio's Oldest Brick Building Marker (2nd plaque)
(facing West Park Avenue)
Firestone Bros. Bankers (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rebecca Furnace (approx. 1.2 miles away); Stone House (approx. 1.2 miles away); Church Hill Road Bridge / Timber Covered Bridges (approx. 3.1 miles away); Teegarden-Centennial Covered Bridge / Teegarden (approx. 4.6 miles away); Morgan's Surrender (approx. 5.3 miles away); St. Philip Neri (approx. 6˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lisbon.
 
Regarding Ohio's Oldest Brick Building. Contributing property in the Lisbon Historic District, NRHP #79001794.
 
Also see . . .
1. Ohio’s Oldest Brick Building Is Hiding A Stunning Restaurant. The oldest brick building in the state is hiding one of the most beautiful restaurants. The Courthouse Inn & Restaurant in Lisbon is a true Ohio treasure that history buffs will especially appreciate. (Submitted on January 5, 2021, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.) 

2. The Courthouse Inn and Restaurant. The Hamilton Building in Lisbon is the oldest brick building in Ohio. The structure was built by Jacob Picking in 1803 as a hotel and
Ohio's Oldest Brick Building (<i>north elevation</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, August 30, 2016
3. Ohio's Oldest Brick Building (north elevation)
(marker visible near left corner)
inn. It was once the law office of Edwin M. Stanton, Secretary of War to Abraham Lincoln during the Civil War. It is believed Lewis and Clark stayed at the Hamilton before beginning their exploration of the American West. (Submitted on January 5, 2021, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.) 
 
Ohio's Oldest Brick Building (<i>east elevation</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, August 30, 2016
4. Ohio's Oldest Brick Building (east elevation)
(2nd marker visible near right corner • Lincoln Highway to right)
Ohio's Oldest Brick Building image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, August 30, 2016
5. Ohio's Oldest Brick Building
(markers visible on either side of corner)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 5, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 5, 2021, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 54 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 5, 2021, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.
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