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Zanesville in Muskingum County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Lodge of Amity No. 5 Free and Accepted Masons

 
 
Lodge of Amity No. 5 Free and Accepted Masons Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 26, 2008
1. Lodge of Amity No. 5 Free and Accepted Masons Marker
Inscription. The Lodge of Amity, one of the six founding lodges of the Grand Lodge of Ohio, was chartered on June 24, 1805, and first met in the Benoni Pierce Hotel at the northeast corner of Main and Fifth Streets, Zanesville. This marker was erected in celebration of Ohio's 175th anniversary.
 
Erected 1978 by The 22 Lodges of the 18th Masonic District, Muskingum, Noble, and Monroe Counties and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 6-60.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
 
Location. 39° 56.472′ N, 82° 0.456′ W. Marker is in Zanesville, Ohio, in Muskingum County. Marker can be reached from 4th Street 0 miles south of Market Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is half block north of county courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 45 North 4th Street, Zanesville OH 43701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Architect Cass Gilbert (within shouting distance of this marker); Second Capital of Ohio (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Three Muskingum County Courthouses
Masonic Temple Dedication Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 26, 2008
2. Masonic Temple Dedication Marker
(about 400 feet away); Zanesville (about 400 feet away); World War II and Korean War Memorial (about 400 feet away); American Legion Post #29 Veterans Memorial (about 600 feet away); The Bicentennial Legacy Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Muskingum County Iraqi Conflicts Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Zanesville.
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsSettlements & Settlers
 
Masonic Temple Cornerstone Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 26, 2008
3. Masonic Temple Cornerstone Marker
Lodge of Amity No. 5 Marker at Masonic Temple image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 26, 2008
4. Lodge of Amity No. 5 Marker at Masonic Temple
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 29, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 986 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 29, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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