Fly in Washington County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected by Daughters of the American Revolution.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Exploration • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, the Former U.S. Presidents: #01 George Washington, and the George Washington Slept Here series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1770.
Location. 39° 34.079′ N, 81° 0.205′ W. Marker is in Fly, Ohio, in Washington County. Marker is on Ohio River Scenic Byway (Ohio Route 7) 0.2 miles north of Morrison Lane, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Matamoras OH 45767, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fly Landing of the Sistersville Ferry (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Little Sister"Big Moses" Well / Polecat Oil Well (approx. 0.3 miles away in West Virginia); Sistersville (approx. half a mile away in West Virginia); Wells Family Cemetery (approx. ¾ mile away in West Virginia); Matamoras World War I Monument (approx. 4½ miles away); James Riggs Family (approx. 4.8 miles away); Sardis Veterans Monument (approx. 5.9 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on December 2, 2019. It was originally submitted on November 29, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 459 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 29, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.