Near Barnesville in Belmont County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Captina African Methodist Episcopal Cemetery
Erected 2002 by Ohio Bicentennial Commission, The Longaberger Company, The Dean Martin Committee, and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 8-7.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Abolition & Underground RR • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Churches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church ⛪, and the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1825.
Location. 39° 56.326′ N, 81° 8.799′ W. Marker is near Barnesville, Ohio, in Belmont County. Marker is on Oakes Place, 0.2 miles Flat Rock Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Barnesville OH 43713, 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. American Legion Post 168 Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.4 miles away); B&O Railroad Tunnel (approx. 3.7 miles away); Barnesville Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.7 miles away); September 11, 2001 (approx. 3.7 miles away); Barnesville War Memorial (approx. 3.7 miles away); The Village Bell (approx. 3.7 miles away); Roby Cigar Museum (approx. 3.7 miles away); VFW Post 2792 Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Barnesville.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 29, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 781 times since then and 85 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 29, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.