Mount Pleasant in Jefferson County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Benjamin Lundy Home / Free Labor Store
Erected 2003 by The Ohio Bicentennial Commission, the P&G Fund, and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 5-41.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Abolition & Underground RR. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection, and the Quakerism ⛪ series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1815.
Location. 40° 10.495′ N, 80° 48.208′ W. Marker is in Mount Pleasant, Ohio, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of Union Street (Ohio Route 647) and Market Street, on the right when traveling east on Union Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dillonvale OH 43917, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Birthplace of Moses Fleetwood Walker (within shouting distance of this marker); Samuel Gill House (within shouting distance of this marker); Quaker Meeting House (within shouting distance of this marker); Elizabeth House Mansion (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mount Pleasant Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mount Pleasant Historic Underground Railroad District (approx. 0.2 miles away); Morgan's Raid (approx. 2 miles away); a different marker also named Morgan's Raid (approx. 3.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mount Pleasant.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 5, 2017. It was originally submitted on October 1, 2010, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,340 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 1, 2010, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. 5. submitted on December 21, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.