McArthur in Vinton County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Mc Arthur Well
Below this marker lies a legendary well. According to local lore, anyone who drank from this brick-lined well would someday pass this way again. The exact location of the well was unknown until uncovered by contractors on November 1, 2007
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Man-Made Features • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical month for this entry is November 1800.
Location. 39° 14.793′ N, 82° 28.734′ W. Marker is in McArthur, Ohio, in Vinton County. Marker is at the intersection of Market Street (Ohio Route 93) and Main Street (U.S. 50), on the right when traveling north on Market Street. Marker is on the grounds of the Vinton County Courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mc Arthur OH 45651, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Vinton County Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Vinton County Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Vinton County Civil War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Maude C. Collins (a few steps from Vinton Station (approx. 2.4 miles away); Creola (approx. 4.8 miles away); Lockheed T33 Shooting Star (approx. 5.9 miles away); The Cox Covered Bridge (approx. 8.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in McArthur.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 16, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 2,565 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on January 16, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.