Clifton in Greene County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
A Feature of Ohio's Glacial Past
Erected 2003 by The Ohio Bicentennial Comission, Ohio Department of Natural Resources, The International Paper Company Foundation, and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 7-29.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
Location. 39° 47.959′ N, 83° 49.969′ W. Marker is in Clifton, Ohio, in Greene County. Marker is on Ohio Route 343. Touch for map. At Clifton Gorge State Nature Preserve parking lot. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2381 State Route 343, Clifton OH 45316, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the Orton Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Historical Clifton (approx. 0.4 miles away); Clifton Gorge Marker (approx. 0.4 miles away); John Bryan (approx. 0.6 miles away); Camp Birch (approx. 0.9 miles away); Erastus Mitchell Birch (approx. 2.2 miles away); Horace Mann (approx. 2.2 miles away); Historic Grinnell Mill (approx. 2.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clifton.
Also see . . . Clifton Gorge State Nature Preserve Brochure. Clifton Gorge is the result of erosion by a large meltwater river originating from the waning Wisconsinan continental glacier. (Submitted on October 14, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 14, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,219 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 14, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.