Near Peebles in Adams County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 2003 by the Ohio Bicentennial Commission and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 15-1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
Location. 39° 0.877′ N, 83° 25.742′ W. Marker is near Peebles, Ohio, in Adams County. Marker can be reached from Ohio Route 73 west of Horner Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3850 OH-73, Peebles OH 45660, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Locust Grove (approx. 3.3 miles away); Wickerham Inn (approx. 3.6 miles away); Peebles (approx. 4.6 miles away); Sinking Spring Veterans Memorial (approx. 4.6 miles away); Governor Charles Willing Byrd (approx. 4.6 miles away); Cairn of Peace (approx. 4.7 miles away); Seaman (approx. 9.2 miles away); Adams County Mineral Springs (approx. 10.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Peebles.
Regarding Serpent Mound. The park is open from 9 a.m. to dusk year round. It opens at dawn on solstices and equinoxes. the parking fee at this writing is $8 ($4 for motorcycles). There is a museum and gift shop at the visitors center.
Also see . . . Wikipedia entry. “The dating of the design, the original construction, and the identity of the builders of the serpent effigy are three questions still debated in the disciplines of social science, including ethnology, archaeology, and anthropology. In addition, contemporary American Indians have an interest in the site. Several attributions have been entered by academic, philosophic, and Native American concerns regarding (Submitted on June 14, 2019.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 15, 2019. This page originally submitted on June 14, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 138 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 14, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.