Portland in Meigs County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
In Grateful Remembrance
Erected 1933 by the Ohio State Historical Society.
Location. 39° 0.15′ N, 81° 46.51′ W. Marker is in Portland, Ohio, in Meigs County. Marker can be reached from Ohio River Scenic Byway (Ohio Route 124) south of New Portland Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located within the Buffington Island Battlefield Memorial Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 56998 OH-124, Portland OH 45770, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battle of Buffington Island (within shouting distance of this marker); Path of Destruction and Damage (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Attack from the West (about 300 feet away); Escape from the Ohio Penitentiary Capture in Columbiana County (about 300 feet away); Surprise Encounter (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named The Battle of Buffington Island (about 300 feet away); Buffington Island (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Portland.
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 17, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 71 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 17, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.