Kanauga 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 & ViaductsDisasters • Industry & Commerce • Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list. A significant historical month for this entry is December 1712.
Location. 38° 51.851′ N, 82° 8.54′ W. Marker is in Kanauga, 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 at or near this postal address: 1904 Route 7, 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); 803 Main Street (approx. 1.2 miles away in West Virginia); 711 Main Street (approx. 1.3 miles away in West Virginia); 708 Main Street (approx. 1.3 miles away in West Virginia); 707 Main Street (approx. 1.3 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 28, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 4, 2011, by Nate Davidson of Salisbury, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,509 times since then and 34 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.