Zanesville in Muskingum County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Muskingum River Locks
Erected 1998 by The Muskingum River Parkway and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 9-60.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
Location. 39° 56.073′ N, 82° 0.222′ W. Marker is in Zanesville, Ohio Touch for map. Marker is south of Lockkeeper's House, between lock/canal and Muskingum River. Marker is in this post office area: Zanesville OH 43701, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Zanesville Underground Railroad ( approx. 0.2 miles away); Sixth Street Bridge ( approx. 0.2 miles away); The Stone Academy ( approx. ¼ mile away); Anti-Slavery Tensions in Muskingum County ( approx. ¼ mile away); World War II and Korean War Memorial ( approx. 0.4 miles away); Zanesville ( approx. 0.4 miles away); Second Capital of Ohio ( approx. 0.4 miles away); Three Muskingum County Courthouses ( approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Zanesville.
Regarding The Muskingum River Locks. Access gained through parking lot off 8th street south of Hughes Street (south of electric power substation).
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Notable Places • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 6, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,454 times since then and 71 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on November 6, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.