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Mansfield in Richland County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

“Johnny Appleseed” Monument

(Within This Park)

 
 
"Johnny Appleseed" Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 6, 2009
1. "Johnny Appleseed" Monument Marker
Inscription. John Chapman - better known as “Johnny Appleseed” - Pioneer Apple Nurseryman - lived in & around Mansfield for 20 years - 1810 to 1830.
 
Erected by Richland County Historical Society.
 
Location. 40° 45.458′ N, 82° 32.442′ W. Marker is in Mansfield, Ohio, in Richland County. Marker is at the intersection of Brinkerhoff Avenue and Summit Street, on the right when traveling south on Brinkerhoff Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at entrance to Central Park. Marker is in this post office area: Mansfield OH 44906, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 120th Ohio Volunteer Infantry Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Mansfield Block House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Sultana Disaster (about 700 feet away); Civil War Cannons (about 700 feet away); John Chapman (about 700 feet away); Sultana Tragedy (approx. 1.3 miles away); Commander Edward Parker Wood (approx. 1.3 miles away); Madison Township Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Building (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mansfield.
 
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"Johnny Appleseed" Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 6, 2009
2. "Johnny Appleseed" Monument Marker
Looking south along Brinkerhoff Avenue. The 120th Ohio Infantry Regiment monument is in background.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 10, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 2,029 times since then and 64 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 10, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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