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Wyoming in Hamilton County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Milestone

of the Hamilton, Springfield and Carthage Turnpike

 

— established 1834 —

 
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By Rev. Ronald Irick, June 4, 2019
1. Milestone Marker
close up, showing text
Inscription.  “Springfield Pike” was a toll road through Wyoming for many years. for each ten miles on the road, travelers paid from 6 ¼ c for a horse and rider to 75c for a four-wheeled carriage drawn by four horses. persons going to or from Church, militia men on duty and funeral processions travelled free. A stone such as this was required to mark each mile of the road.
 
Location. 39° 13.606′ N, 84° 28.372′ W. Marker is in Wyoming, Ohio, in Hamilton County. Marker is on Springfield Pike (Ohio Route 4), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 425 Springfield Pike, Cincinnati OH 45215, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Linden Drive (within shouting distance of this marker); Stearns and Foster Company (within shouting distance of this marker); Spreen’s Corner (within shouting distance of this marker); Robert Reily (within shouting distance of this marker); Doughboy (about 600 feet away,
Milestone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, June 4, 2019
2. Milestone Marker
full view of marker
measured in a direct line); Wyoming Avenue Business District (approx. 0.4 miles away); Barney-Fisk-Stearns Property (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lockland- Wyoming Train Station (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wyoming.
 
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Milestone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, June 4, 2019
3. Milestone Marker
marker as seen from across Springfield Pike
Milestone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, June 4, 2019
4. Milestone Marker
sign post at the corner of Springfield Pike and Linden Dr.
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 6, 2019. This page originally submitted on June 5, 2019, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 97 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 5, 2019, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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