Rome in Adams County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
(Stout Post Office)
Erected 1980 by the Adams County Historical Society and the Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 8-1.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection, and the Postal Mail and Philately 📭 series lists.
Location. 38° 39.979′ N, 83° 22.533′ W. Marker is in Rome, Ohio, in Adams County. Marker is on Ohio River Scenic Byway (U.S. 52) 0.3 miles west of Blue Creek Road (County Highway 18), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rome OH 44085, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as Esculapia Springs (approx. 7.2 miles away in Kentucky); Buckeye Station (approx. 9 miles away); First Presbyterian Church (approx. 12.6 miles away); Lafferty Funeral Collection (approx. 12.8 miles away); Cowboy Copas / The Oklahoma Cowboy (approx. 12.8 miles away); Pioneer County Seat / Camp Hamer (approx. 12.8 miles away); Bradford Tavern (approx. 12.8 miles away); West Union Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church / Reverend John Graham (approx. 12.9 miles away).
More about this marker. This marker has been misnumbered on its face. The number for this marker on the historical society's lists is 8-1.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 9, 2018. It was originally submitted on July 25, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 837 times since then and 50 times this year. Last updated on April 22, 2014, by Larry Wilson of Wareham, Massachusetts. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 25, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Current photo of refurbished marker. • Can you help?