Piqua in Miami County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1999 by City of Piqua and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 5-55.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection, and the The Miami & Erie Canal marker series.
Location. 40° 8.837′ N, 84° 14.289′ W. Marker is in Piqua, Ohio, in Miami County. Marker is on Water Street (U.S. 36), on the left when traveling west. Marker is in the Lock Nine Park, about 100 feet SW of the intersection of Water Street and Spring St. Touch for map. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lock Nine Riverfront Park (a few steps from this marker); The 1913 Flood (within shouting distance of this marker); Main Street (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Public Square (about 500 feet away); Capt. Don Gentile (about 600 feet away); The Mills Brothers (about 700 feet away); Piqua Veterans Memorial (about 700 feet away); Shawnee Bridge (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Piqua.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 22, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,238 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on March 22, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 2. submitted on January 23, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. 3. submitted on January 22, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. 4. submitted on March 22, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 5, 6. submitted on January 23, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.