Near London in Madison County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Molly Caren Agricultural Center
The Farm Science Review Site
—Ohio State University —
The Molly Caren Agricultural Center was originally a Virginia Military Land Grant of 7,000 acres conveyed by President Thomas Jefferson. It became Gwynne property in 1813, passing successively from Thomas and David Gwynne to Eli, Baldwin, Edmiston, Marie, and finally to Molly, the last descendant, who, in 1982, transferred 993 acres to the Ohio State University for agricultural education.
Location. 39° 56.302′ N, 83° 26.864′ W. Marker is near London, Ohio, in Madison County. Marker can be reached from Marysville- London Road (U.S. 38) near the Old National Road (Route 40). Touch for map. no access to I-70 at St Rt 38. Marker is at or near this postal address: 135 OH-38, London OH 43140, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Anderson House (approx. 2.1 miles away); Red Brick Tavern (approx. 2.2 miles away); Somerford Veterans Memorial (approx. 3 miles away); Four Chaplains Memorial (approx. 3.1 miles away); Alder Cabin (approx. 3.3 miles away); First White Settlers of Madison County (approx. 3.6 miles away); Madison County World War Roll of Honor (approx. 3.6 miles away); War Savings Stamps (approx. 3.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London.
Categories. • Agriculture • Education • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on February 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on February 16, 2017, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 136 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 16, 2017, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.