New Boston in Scioto County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Honorable Vern Riffe (1925 - 1997)
Erected 2000 by Ohio Bicentennial Commission, The Longaberger Company, The Village of New Boston, and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 5-73.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1959.
Location. 38° 45.315′ N, 82° 55.762′ W. Marker is in New Boston, Ohio, in Scioto County. Marker is at the intersection of Gallia Street and Lakeshore Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4342 Gallia Street, Portsmouth OH 45662, 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. War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Enterprise Furnace / Iron Made in Kentucky (approx. 1.8 miles away in Kentucky); Sciotoville Bridge (approx. 2.4 miles away); Spartan Municipal Stadium (approx. 3.2 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 3.8 miles away); Scioto County KIA-MIA Memorial (approx. 3.8 miles away); The Crossing at Scioto County / The Underground Railroad (approx. 4 miles away); Portsmouth Fire House #1 (approx. 4 miles away).
Also see . . . Vern Riffe State Office Tower, Columbus, Ohio. (Submitted on September 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 2, 2019. It was originally submitted on September 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 393 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.