Ashland in Ashland County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Ashland County Pioneer Memorial
To the heroic pioneers who braved the perils of the pathless wilderness to establish homes for their loved ones, and who laid the foundation of our commonwealth so broad and deep in this their new homeland that their descendants might freely enjoy the three-fold blessings of religion, liberty and justice.
This tablet is reverently dedicated to their memory by a grateful public.
Erected by Citizens of Ashland County.
Topics. This historical marker and memorial is listed in these topic lists: Exploration • Heroes • Notable Events • Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 40° 52.166′ N, 82° 19.045′ W. Marker is in Ashland, Ohio, in Ashland County. Marker is at the intersection of 2nd Street and Cottage Street (Ohio Route 60/511), on the right when traveling west on 2nd Street. Marker is adjacent to the steps at the entrance to the county courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ashland OH 44805, 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. Ashland County Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Ashland County World War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Freer Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Ashland County Courthouse Bell (within shouting distance of this marker); Ashland County Veterans Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Jones Memorial Terrace (approx. half a mile away); Founding of Ashland College / Ashland Eagles Tradition (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ashland County Veterans Memorial Bridge (approx. 1˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ashland.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 24, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,124 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 24, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.