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High Water Marks

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, July 31, 2021
1. High Water Marks Marker
Inscription.  
High Water
Mar. 30. 1913 - 66˝ ft.

High Water
Feb.11.1884 - 63ft. 11 in.

High Water
Mar. 17 1907 - 58 ft. 9 in.

 
Erected 1932 by J.C. McNealey, Judge W.R. White, Dr. C.E. Holzer, J.R. Gwinn, Walter Wise.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: DisastersWaterways & Vessels. A significant historical date for this entry is February 11, 1884.
 
Location. 38° 48.387′ N, 82° 12.332′ W. Marker is in Gallipolis, Ohio, in Gallia County. Marker is on 1st Avenue, 0.1 miles west of State Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 401 1st Ave, Gallipolis OH 45631, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Yellow Fever Victims (here, next to this marker); 1790 - Gallipolis - 1940 (a few steps from this marker); The Landing of the Welsh in Gallipolis (within shouting distance of this marker); Gallia County, Gallipolis and the Ohio River (within shouting distance of this marker); World War I Memorial (within shouting distance
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of this marker); Gallia County Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Gallipolis (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); J.P.R. Bureau House (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gallipolis.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 2, 2021. It was originally submitted on August 2, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 59 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on August 2, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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