Mansfield in Richland County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
General James Hedges
Erected 1978 by The Twentieth Masonic District Association and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 2-70.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
Location. 40° 43.472′ N, 82° 32.409′ W. Marker is in Mansfield, Ohio, in Richland County. Marker is at the intersection of Lexington Avenue (U.S. 42) and Middle Bellville Road, on the right when traveling north on Lexington Avenue. Touch for map. Marker faces the parking lot and can be seen from Lexington Avenue, but there is no access from that street. Access is from Middle Bellville Road. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1250 Middle Bellville Rd, Mansfield OH 44904, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Civil War Cannons (approx. 2.2 miles away); John Chapman (approx. 2.2 miles away); The Sultana Disaster (approx. 2.2 miles away); 120th Ohio Volunteer Infantry Memorial (approx. 2.3 miles away); "Johnny Appleseed" Monument (approx. 2.3 miles away); Mansfield Block House (approx. 2.4 miles away); Johnny Appleseed’s Town Lot (approx. 2.6 miles away); Madison Township Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Building (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mansfield.
Also see . . . 200 years of Freemasonry celebrated at Mansfield Blockhouse. 2014 article by Rhonda Bletner in the Richland Source. “Of the current 192 members, over 100 of them have been members for more than 40 years and approximately 50 have been a member in excess of 50 years. Masonic Lodges do not recruit membership, instead prospects must ask to become a member. ” (Submitted on May 27, 2018.)
Categories. • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations •
Credits. This page was last revised on May 30, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 27, 2018, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 54 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 27, 2018, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.