Kipton in Lorain County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Great Kipton Train Wreck
Erected 2005 by The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 24-47.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Disasters Industry & Commerce • Railroads & Streetcars. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list. A significant historical date for this entry is April 19, 1891.
Location. 41° 16.028′ N, 82° 18.306′ W. Marker is in Kipton, Ohio, in Lorain County. Marker can be reached from Ohio Route 511, 0.1 miles west of Ohio Route 511. It is located in the Kipton Community Park which is in Lorain County in northeast, Ohio. It can be seen best from the North Coast Inland Trail. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 57-63 Rosa Street, Kipton OH 44049, 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. Westwood Cemetery (approx. 4 miles away); Welcome to Oberlin Heritage Center (approx. 4.7 miles away); Charles M. Hall and Frank M. Jewett (approx. 4.7 miles away); Willard Van Orman Quine (approx. 4.7 miles away); Oberlin College and Community / Abolitionism in Oberlin (approx. 4.7 miles away); Downtown Oberlin Historic District (approx. 4.9 miles away); Antoinette Brown Blackwell and First Church in Oberlin (approx. 4.9 miles away); Oberlin and the Underground Railroad (approx. 4.9 miles away).
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