Mansfield in Richland County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Three inmates were assigned to work with the priest cleaning and performing various chores. The priest would sometimes leave the inmates alone in the chapel in the afternoon. After receiving a tip that the inmates were tunneling out, the chapel was
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Law Enforcement. A significant historical year for this entry is 1928.
Location. 40° 47.054′ N, 82° 30.151′ W. Marker is in Mansfield, Ohio, in Richland County. Located inside the former Ohio State Reformatory. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 Reformatory Road, Mansfield OH 44905, 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. East Cell Block (a few steps from this marker); Brooks' Room (within shouting distance of this marker); The Ohio State Reformatory (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lt. Col. Jared Mansfield (approx. 1.8 miles away); First Religious Service (approx. 1.9 miles away); Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial (approx. 1.9 miles away); Mansfield Blue Star Mothers War Memorial Richland County Korean War Memorial (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mansfield.
Also see . . . Ohio State Reformatory. (Submitted on May 6, 2021, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 6, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 6, 2021, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 6, 2021, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.