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Worthington in Franklin County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

The Bicentennial Oak

 
 
The Bicentennial Oak Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 17, 2008
1. The Bicentennial Oak Marker
Inscription. This oak tree has been planted by the people of Worthington to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence and to reaffirm its principles
July 4, 1976

 
Erected 1976 by People of Worthington.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the The Spirit of 76, America's Bicentennial Celebration marker series.
 
Location. 40° 5.359′ N, 83° 1.054′ W. Marker is in Worthington, Ohio, in Franklin County. Marker is on Village Green Drive NE 0 miles north of Dublin-Granville Road (Ohio Route 161), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbus OH 43085, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Eclectic Medical College (a few steps from this marker); Saint John's Church of Worthington and Parts Adjacent / Church and Graveyard (within shouting distance of this marker); The Founding of Worthington / Worthington, A Planned Community (within shouting distance of this marker); Veterans Fountain (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Worthington Historic District
The Bicentennial Oak Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 17, 2008
2. The Bicentennial Oak Marker
On village green NE quadrant. Looking NW.
(about 400 feet away); James Kilbourne / Worthington Hotel (about 600 feet away); Worthington Masonic Museum (approx. 0.2 miles away); Brigadier General Roswell Sabin Ripley, CSA (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Worthington.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 19, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 752 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 19, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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