Near Put-in-Bay in Ottawa County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
South Bass Island Light
Erected 2002 by The Ohio State University and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 9-62.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceLandmarks • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list.
Location. 41° 37.733′ N, 82° 50.436′ W. Marker is near Put-in-Bay, Ohio, in Ottawa County. Marker is on Langram Road, on the left when traveling west. This historical marker is on the southwestern tip of South Bass Island, just east of the lighthouse. If you take the Miller Ferry boat service from Catawba Island to South Bass Island, once you arrive on the island, immediately proceed to the first street (Langram Road), turn left onto Langram and travel west for about 2 to 3 tenths of a mile and you will arrive at both the lighthouse and the historical marker. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2360 Langram Road, Put in Bay OH 43456, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Doller House (approx. 2 miles away); Oelschlager's Dry Goods Store (approx. 2 miles away); Within This Enclosure (approx. 2 miles away); Joseph De Rivera St. Jurgo, 1813-1889 (approx. 2.1 miles away); Gibraltar Island (approx. 2.1 miles away); Amareta Mosher AnchorFirst Ship-To-Shore Radio Broadcast (approx. 2.2 miles away); Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Put-in-Bay.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 1, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 646 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 1, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.