Near Urbana in Champaign County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
First Settler in Mad River Township, Champaign County, Ohio
Erected 2005 by Mad River Township Trustees Westville United Methodist Church Champaign County Bicentennial Historical Marker Committee The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 17- 11.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list.
Location. 40° 5.068′ N, 83° 50.223′ W. Marker is near Urbana, Ohio, in Champaign County. Marker is on Upper Valley Pike (Ohio Route 560), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2100 S State Route 560, Urbana OH 43078, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Harvey Haddix (approx. 1.8 miles away); Cedar Bog Nature Preserve (approx. 3.1 miles away); Xue, Bian, and Sun Memorial (approx. 4.1 miles away); Bailey and Barclay Halls / Johnny Appleseed (approx. 4.2 miles away); The Underground Railroad in Champaign County / Lewis Adams (approx. 4.3 miles away); Pennsylvania Railroad Depot (approx. 4.4 miles away); John Anderson Ward Farmstead / John Quincy Adams Ward & Edgar Melville Ward (approx. 4½ miles away); Mad River and Lake Erie Railroad (approx. 4½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Urbana.
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