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Pioneer in Williams County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Pioneer

 
 
Pioneer Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Doda, September 15, 2021
1. Pioneer Marker
Inscription.  Founded in 1849 by P. W. Norris, Civil War spy
First to discover Norris Pass in Yellowstone National Park
 
Erected by Ohio Historical Society, Ohio Department of Transportation, Ohio Bicentennial Commission.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ExplorationParks & Recreational AreasWar, US Civil. A significant historical year for this entry is 1849.
 
Location. 41° 40.008′ N, 84° 33.2′ W. Marker is in Pioneer, Ohio, in Williams County. Marker is on South State Street (Ohio Route 15) 0.1 miles north of U.S. 20, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1001 S State St, Pioneer OH 43554, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pioneer Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 0.8 miles away); Pioneer Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Pioneer 9-11 Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); First Millstone Used in Mill (approx. 4.1 miles away); Montpelier (approx. 5.8 miles away); Veterans Memorial
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(approx. 5.9 miles away); Williams County Persian Gulf War Memorial (approx. 5.9 miles away); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pioneer.
 
Pioneer Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Doda, September 15, 2021
2. Pioneer Marker
Pioneer Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Doda, September 15, 2021
3. Pioneer Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 23, 2021. It was originally submitted on September 23, 2021, by Craig Doda of Napoleon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 82 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 23, 2021, by Craig Doda of Napoleon, Ohio. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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