Kanagua in Gallia County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Silver Bridge Disaster
Erected 1992 by Gallia County Historical Society O. O. McIntyre Park District and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 8-27.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Bridges & Viaducts Disasters • Industry & Commerce • Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list.
Location. 38° 51.851′ N, 82° 8.54′ W. Marker is in Kanagua, Ohio, in Gallia County. Marker can be reached from Ohio Route 7 0.1 miles north of Georges Creek Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gallipolis OH 45631, 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. Silver Bridge Eye-Bar (here, next to this marker); Kellian V. Whaley (approx. 1.1 miles away in West Virginia); Dr. Jesse Bennett (approx. 1.2 miles away in West Virginia); Early Graves (approx. 1.2 miles away in West Virginia); Seventh Street (approx. 1.3 miles away in West Virginia); Daniel Haymond Polsley (approx. 1.3 miles away in West Virginia); Silver Bridge Collapse (approx. 1.4 miles away in West Virginia); Point Pleasant (approx. 1.4 miles away in West Virginia).
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
Also see . . . Silver Bridge Collapse - YouTube. (Submitted on January 6, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Additional keywords. Mothman
Credits. This page was last revised on October 3, 2018. It was originally submitted on January 4, 2011, by Nate Davidson of Salisbury, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,424 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 4, 2011, by Nate Davidson of Salisbury, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.