Near Salesville in Guernsey County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1954 by Ohio Society of Professional Engineers.
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks, and the The Historic National Road marker series.
Location. 40° 2.687′ N, 81° 22.444′ W. Marker is near Salesville, Ohio, in Guernsey County. Marker is at the intersection of Bridgewater Road (County Route 690) and Rhinehart Road (Local Route 75), on the left on Bridgewater Road. Touch for map. Bridgewater road is hard against the north edge of Interstate 70. Nearest interchange on I-70 is east of here is Exit 193 (Quaker City). Or approach from the west from I-70 Exit 186 using Easton Road and turn left at Frankfort Road, cross under I-70 and turn right at T. Marker is in this post office area: Salesville OH 43778, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Old Washington (approx. 3.6 miles away); Morganís Raiders (approx. 3.6 miles away); Morganís Raid in Old Washington (approx. 3.8 miles away); The Bodies of Three Confederate Cavalrymen (approx. 3.8 miles away); a different marker also named Old Washington (approx. 3.8 miles away).
Regarding “S” Bridge. This S Bridge is in use today, carying Rhinehart Road (Township Road 75) across the stream.
1. The Salt Fork S-Bridge
This bridge is also known as the Salt Fork S-Bridge, for the body of water that it crosses.
— Submitted February 15, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.
Categories. • Bridges & Viaducts • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 20, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,996 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 20, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 3. submitted on January 25, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. 4, 5. submitted on April 20, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on February 19, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.