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Near Port Clinton in Ottawa County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Boundary Marker

Northwest

 
 
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By Dale K. Benington, June 7, 2010
1. Boundary Marker Marker
Inscription.  
The Western Reserve
41° N. Latitude
120 Miles

Northwest
Boundary Marker
of the Connecticut Western Reserve.
Conveyed to the United States, September 11, 1786


 
Erected 1967 by The Early Settlers Association of the Western Reserve, Cleveland, Ohio.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Political Subdivisions.
 
Location. 41° 34.437′ N, 82° 51.41′ W. Marker is near Port Clinton, Ohio, in Ottawa County. Marker is on East Moores Dock Road 0.1 miles west of North Cliff Road, on the left when traveling west. This historical marker is located northeast of Port Clinton, on the west side of the Catawba Island peninsula, in the Catawba Island State Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4032 East Moores Dock Road, Port Clinton OH 43452, 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. South Bass Island Light (approx. 3.9 miles away); American Expedition 1813 (approx. 5.8 miles away); War of 1812 (approx. 5.8 miles away);
Boundary Marker Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Doda, October 10, 2020
2. Boundary Marker Marker
The Doller House (approx. 5.8 miles away); Oelschlager's Dry Goods Store (approx. 5.8 miles away); Lakeside (approx. 5.8 miles away); Within This Enclosure (approx. 5.8 miles away); Joseph De Rivera St. Jurgo, 1813-1889 (approx. 5.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Clinton.
 
Boundary Marker Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 7, 2010
3. Boundary Marker Marker
View of the historical marker in the foreground with the Catawba Island State Park in the background.

This photo is of the marker in a previous configuration.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 9, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,150 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on June 9, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.   2. submitted on October 20, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio.   3. submitted on June 10, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
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