The Impact of the Interurban
— The Historic National Road in Ohio —
The interurban line only ran for 27 years, but during this time it provided dependable transportation services and convenient connections to towns and villages across Ohio and the Midwest. Eventually the growing public preference for the automobile and the availability of electric
Erected 2010 by The Ohio National Road Association, Inc.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Railroads & Streetcars • Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the The Historic National Road series list.
Location. 39° 57.557′ N, 82° 35.775′ W. Marker is in Kirkersville, Ohio, in Licking County. Marker is at the intersection of West Main Street (U.S. 40) and 3rd Street, on the right when traveling west on West Main Street. there are two (2) markers in front of the Kirkersville United Methodist Church. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 180 West Main Street, Kirkersville OH 43033, 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. Mile Markers (here, next to this marker); Outville (approx. 2.4 miles away); Etna (approx. 4˝ miles away); Hebron (approx. 4.9 miles away); Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3496 Veterans Memorial (approx. 4.9 miles away); Pataskala Elementary School (approx. 5 miles away); Conine Homestead (approx. 5.1 miles away); Deep Cut at the Licking Summit / Millersport and the Ohio-Erie Canal (approx. 5.3 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on September 8, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 6, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 231 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 6, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.