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Central College in Franklin County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Clarence Boal Hoover / Charles Potter Hoover

 
 
Clarence Boal Hoover Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 28, 2008
1. Clarence Boal Hoover Marker
Inscription.
CLARENCE BOAL HOOVER
First employed by city
September 1, 1904
Appointed Chief Engineer
May 1, 1920
Appointed Superintendent of Water
December 1, 1921
Deceased
November 5, 1949

CHARLES POTTER HOOVER
First employed by city
July 20, 1908
Appointed Chief Chemist
October 23, 1911
Appointed Superintendent of Water
December 1, 1949
Deceased November 14, 1950

 
Erected by City of Columbus.
 
Location. 40° 6.514′ N, 82° 53.217′ W. Marker is in Central College, Ohio, in Franklin County. Marker is on Sunbury Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in a plaza between the western edge of the Hoover Reservoir Dam and Sunbury Road. Marker is in this post office area: Westerville OH 43081, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Blendon Church Bell ( approx. 0.6 miles away); Central College Presbyterian Church ( approx. 0.6 miles away); The Ellsworth Chapel ( approx. 0.6 miles away); Blendon Township War Memorial ( approx. 1.3 miles away); Blendon Central Cemetery
Charles Potter Hoover Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 28, 2008
2. Charles Potter Hoover Marker
( approx. 1.3 miles away); First Blendon Presbyterian Church ( approx. 1.3 miles away); Edward Phelps ( approx. 1.3 miles away); Blendon Presbyterian Church ( approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Central College.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia Article. Hoover Dam (Ohio), not to be confused with Hoover Dam. (Submitted on April 30, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.) 
 
Categories. 20th CenturyGovernmentMan-Made FeaturesNotable PersonsWaterways & Vessels
 
Clarence Boal Hoover and Charles Potter Hoover Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 28, 2008
3. Clarence Boal Hoover and Charles Potter Hoover Markers
Looking east across the Hoover Reservoir Dam.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 26, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,350 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 26, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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