Arlington in Hancock County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Village of Arlington / The Arlington Heritage
1844: Village platted with 16 lots,
1854: Asian cholera epidemic, 40 deaths,
1861: Civil War, town men leave,
1892: Village incorporated: Jim Huff, Mayor,
1897: First newspaper, "Arlington Gazette",
1900: First telephone, 1905: First high school graduation class,
1984: Sesquicentennial celebration
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Settlements & Settlers • War of 1812. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list.
Location. 40° 53.732′ N, 83° 38.862′ W. Marker is in Arlington, Ohio, in Hancock County. Marker is on Park Street, in the median. Marker is in the Village Park at the east edge of town. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 Park Street, Arlington OH 45814, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Johnny Appleseed (approx. 4.7 miles away); Mt. Blanchard (approx. 4.7 miles away); Mt. Blanchard Veterans Memorial (approx. 4.9 miles away); Hull’s Trail 1812 (approx. 5.4 miles away); Hull's Trail (approx. 6.6 miles away); Hull's Trail, 1812 (approx. 8 miles away); Rawson and the Railroads / (approx. 8.1 miles away); Dunkirk Veterans Memorial (approx. 8.3 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 8, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 242 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 8, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.