Steubenville in Jefferson County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
North-West Corner of Fort Steuben
Named in Honor of
Frederick William Augustus
Baron Von Steuben
Who rendered distinguished
service to the
United States Army
War of the Revolution
General George Washington
February 7, 1778
April 15, 1784
Location. 40° 21.492′ N, 80° 36.807′ W. Marker is in Steubenville, Ohio, in Jefferson County. Marker can be reached from South 3rd Street east of Market Street. This historical marker is located in the downtown business district, near the Ohio River, on the grounds of the Historic Fort Steuben Park. It is situated just inside the main entrance to the reconstructed Fort Steuben. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Steubenville OH 43952, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Steuben (within shouting distance of this marker); This Old Federal Land Office (within shouting distance of this marker); Federal Land Office (within shouting distance Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Edwin McMasters Stanton (about 600 feet away); Abraham Lincoln's Visit to Steubenville (about 600 feet away); U.S.S. Maine (about 700 feet away); Ohio Valley Steelworker Statue (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Steubenville.
Topics. This marker is included in these topic lists: Settlements & Settlers • Wars, US Indian
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 16, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 435 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on January 16, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 17, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.