Bellefontaine in Logan County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Powell Park, the Old Burial Ground
Major John Tullis and William Powell
— the Founders of Bellefontaine —
who fought in the
erected by his grand daughter
Honorary regent of Bellefontaine
Chapter Daughters of the American
Erected 1914 by Daughters of the American Revolution.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list.
Location. 40° 21.832′ N, 83° 45.765′ W. Marker is in Bellefontaine, Ohio, in Logan County. Marker is at the intersection of Oakland Square and North Elm Street, on the left when traveling east on Oakland Square. there are two markers, in a small city park, behind the First Lutheran Church. Park is bounded by Oakland Square, North Elm, West Brown, and Central Court. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 Oakland Square, Bellefontaine OH 43311, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Railroad in Logan County (about 800 feet away, Free Servicemen's Canteen, 1942-1946 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Clarence L Knowlton Library (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bellefontaine World War I Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Honorable William Lawrence (approx. ¼ mile away); Blue Jacket Town (approx. ¼ mile away); George Washington Memorial Tree (approx. ¼ mile away); Logan County Veterans Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bellefontaine.
More about this marker. text of second marker-
soldier and one
of the founders
The American Revolution
Regarding Powell Park, the Old Burial Ground. The plaque of the second marker is missing. It has been located at the Logan county Historical Society Museum, on East Columbus, in Bellefontaine.
I created a photo to show the plaque in place
Additional keywords. Northwest corner of the original city plat
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 31, 2014, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 545 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 31, 2014, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.