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Marietta in Washington County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Pratt-McGirr House

 
 
Pratt-McGirr House Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 30, 2009
1. Pratt-McGirr House Marker
Inscription. Built circa 1803 by Azariah Pratt using hand-hewn beams and wooden pegs. Marietta's oldest private residence.
 
Erected by The Rotary Club of Marietta.
 
Location. 39° 25.1′ N, 81° 27.59′ W. Marker is in Marietta, Ohio, in Washington County. Marker is on Front Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 430 Front Street, Marietta OH 45750, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Holden House / The Shipman House (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Washington County Veterans Memorial (about 800 feet away); Buckley House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Christ United Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Meigs House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Muskingum River Underground Railroad / Marietta Leaders of the Underground Railroad (approx. 0.2 miles away); General Arthur St. Clair (approx. 0.2 miles away); Memorial to the “Start Westward of the United States” (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marietta.
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsSettlements & Settlers
 
Pratt-McGirr House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 30, 2009
2. Pratt-McGirr House and Marker
Pratt-McGirr House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, April 23, 2017
3. Pratt-McGirr House and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 9, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 8, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 582 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 8, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on May 9, 2017, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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