Columbus in Franklin County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
First Modern Streamﬂow Measurement in Ohio
Erected 2003 by U.S. Geological Survey and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 51-25.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
Location. 39° 59.44′ N, 83° 1.394′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Ohio, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of King Avenue and the Olentangy River, on the right when traveling east on King Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is near SE corner of King Avenue Bridge over the Olentangy River, along southern edge of The Ohio State University campus. Marker is in this post office area: Columbus OH 43210, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least The King Avenue Bridge (a few steps from this marker); NECKO Neighborhood / E. J. McMillen Homestead Addition (approx. ¼ mile away); Iskcon Krishna House (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Underground Railroad on University Land (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named The Underground Railroad on University Land (approx. half a mile away); Neil Avenue Gate (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named The Underground Railroad on University Land (approx. 0.7 miles away); Browning Amphitheatre / The Outdoor Performance Center (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
Categories. • Education • Environment • Notable Events • Science & Medicine • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 20, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 953 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 20, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.