Belmont in Belmont County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Harley E. Warrick
Erected 2001 by The Ohio Bicentenial Commission, The Longaberger Company, Belmont Blue Eagle Committee and the Village of Belmont with the Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 5-7.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music Industry & Commerce • Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1965.
Location. 40° 1.552′ N, 81° 2.475′ W. Marker is in Belmont, Ohio, in Belmont County. Marker is on Brown Street near 3rd Street, on the left when traveling east. If you’re coming from Interstate-70, follow the small white “historical marker” signs when you get into town. Marker is at the old Belmont Elementary School, between the school and the gymnasium, in the Barn Painter Memorial Patio. It is hard to see from the street because it is the same color as the gymnasium bricks. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Belmont OH 43718, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mile Marker (approx. 3 miles away); Morristown (approx. 3 miles away); Welcome to the National Road (approx. 3.1 miles away); The Dwight D. Eisenhower Highway (approx. 3.1 miles away); a different marker also named Mile Marker (approx. 3.1 miles away); State of Ohio (approx. 3.1 miles away); Barnesville Watt Car and Wheel Company (approx. 7.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Belmont.
Regarding Harley E. Warrick. Harley Warrick lived in Belmont, Ohio.
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Also see . . .
1. The Passing of a Legend. Associated Press article by Nancy Nussbaum. (Submitted on May 20, 2007.)
2. Chasing Mail Pouch Barns. Essay with photos by Eddie Robberts on TheBarnJournal.org website. (Submitted on May 20, 2007.)
3. Barn Painting. Listen to a December 2000 National Public Radio All Things Considered story about Harley Warrick and his life’s work. (Submitted on May 20, 2007.)
4. Harley Ernest Warrick at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on November 2, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
1. Belmont Elementary School
The Belmont Elementary School, built in 1915, is now the Town Hall and space is leased to other tenants. The gymnasium is used as a community center. The marker is at the school.
— Submitted May 20, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 31, 2022. It was originally submitted on May 20, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 5,846 times since then and 321 times this year. Last updated on August 31, 2022, by Grant & Mary Ann Fish of Galloway, Ohio. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 20, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 3. submitted on April 17, 2009, by Edwin C. Wade of Huntington, West Virginia. 4. submitted on May 20, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 5. submitted on December 14, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 6. submitted on March 16, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 7. submitted on March 20, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 8. submitted on March 26, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.