Near Belmont in Belmont County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Welcome to the National Road
The Historic National Road in Ohio
The National Road is an engineering marvel. Graceful stone arch bridges cross streams and rivers. Inns and taverns were built to meet the needs of travelers. Many of the bridges and buildings that characterized the early days of the road can still be found in towns along the Road today.
Much of the historic National Road is still part of U.S. Route 40. Several segments
Marker series. This marker is included in the The Historic National Road marker series.
Location. 40° 3.883′ N, 81° 0.699′ W. Marker is near Belmont, Ohio, in Belmont County. Marker can be reached from Interstate 70 west of Plainfield Road (Ohio Route 78), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Belmont OH 43718, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mile Marker (here, next to this marker); State of Ohio (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Mile Marker (approx. 0.2 miles away); Morristown (approx. 2.7 miles away); Harley E. Warrick (approx. 3.1 miles away); Governor Arthur St. Clair 1734-1818 (approx. 6 miles away); Belmont County Revolutionary War Veterans (approx. 6 miles away); Medal of Honor Recipients of Belmont County (approx. 6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Belmont.
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 25, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 25, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 48 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 25, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.