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

Southern Boundary Picketed Point

 
 
Southern Boundary Picketed Point Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 7, 2009
1. Southern Boundary Picketed Point Marker
Inscription.
This stone is placed to keep
In remembrance the Historic
Point where dwelt during four
Years of Indian War 1791-1795
Early settlers of Ohio.

 
Erected 1903 by The Womans Centennial Association.
 
Location. 39° 24.621′ N, 81° 27.133′ W. Marker is in Marietta, Ohio, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of West Ohio Street and Front Street, on the left when traveling west on West Ohio Street. Touch for map. This historical marker is located in downtown Marietta, Ohio, very near where the Muskingum River empties into the Ohio River. The marker is located along a walkway that extends along the crest of the high banks overlooking the Ohio river and is situated in front of a small parking lot that extends along West Ohio Street, between Front Street to the east and Post Street to the west. Marker is in this post office area: Marietta OH 45750, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. S. Durward Hoag (here, next to this marker); Lafayette (here, next to this marker); Shipbuilding (a few steps from this marker); The Public Landing (within shouting
Southern Boundary Picketed Point Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 7, 2009
2. Southern Boundary Picketed Point Marker
View of the historical marker in the foreground with the Ohio River in the background.
distance of this marker); The Ohio River’s Wild Side (within shouting distance of this marker); Marietta’s Historic Corner (within shouting distance of this marker); Pioneer Marietta (within shouting distance of this marker); The Forty-Eight Pioneers (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marietta.
 
Also see . . .  Marietta, Ohio. This web link was both published and made available by, "Absolute Astronomy.com," in it's quest to enable "exploring the universe of knowledge" (Submitted on July 11, 2009, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesNative AmericansSettlements & SettlersWars, US Indian
 
Southern Boundary Picketed Point Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, April 23, 2017
3. Southern Boundary Picketed Point Marker
The Marietta-Williamstown Bridge (US 60) and the West Virginia shore of the Ohio River in the distance.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 5, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 11, 2009, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 620 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 11, 2009, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.   3. submitted on May 5, 2017, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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