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

Ashland County Pioneer Memorial

 
 
Ashland County Pioneer Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 22, 2009
1. Ashland County Pioneer Memorial Marker
Inscription.
To the heroic pioneers who braved the perils of the pathless wilderness to establish homes for their loved ones, and who laid the foundation of our commonwealth so broad and deep in this their new homeland that their descendants might freely enjoy the three-fold blessings of religion, liberty and justice.

This tablet is reverently dedicated to their memory by a grateful public.
 
Erected by Citizens of Ashland County.
 
Location. 40° 52.166′ N, 82° 19.045′ W. Marker is in Ashland, Ohio, in Ashland County. Marker is at the intersection of 2nd Street and Cottage Street (Ohio Route 60/511), on the right when traveling west on 2nd Street. Touch for map. Marker is adjacent to the steps at the entrance to the county courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Ashland OH 44805, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ashland County Soldiers and Sailors Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Ashland County World War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Freer Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Ashland County Courthouse Bell
Ashland County Pioneer Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 22, 2009
2. Ashland County Pioneer Memorial Marker
On left side of steps; Soldiers and Sailors Memorial marker on right side of steps.
(within shouting distance of this marker); Ashland County Veterans Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Jones Memorial Terrace (approx. half a mile away); Founding of Ashland College / Ashland Eagles Tradition (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ashland County Veterans Memorial Bridge (approx. 1.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ashland.
 
Categories. ExplorationHeroesNotable EventsSettlements & Settlers
 
Ashland County Pioneer Memorial Marker Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 22, 2009
3. Ashland County Pioneer Memorial Marker Detail
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 24, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 875 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 24, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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