Findlay in Hancock County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Crossed the Blanchard River
On way to Detroit
Erected 1915 by Fort Findlay Chapter D.A.R.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 41° 2.563′ N, 83° 37.944′ W. Marker is in Findlay, Ohio, in Hancock County. Marker is at the intersection of McManness Avenue and Clinton Court, on the left when traveling south on McManness Avenue. Touch for map. This historical marker is located on the north side of the Blanchard River, in Riverside Park, just outside of the southwest corner of the park's swimming pool enclosure, at the entrance to the parking lot of the Riverside Landings Park. Marker is in this post office area: Findlay OH 45840, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Riverside Park / Old Mill Stream (within shouting distance of this marker); Oesterlen Well Site / Old Mill Stream Fairgrounds (approx. half a mile away); The Glass Industry of Findlay, Ohio (approx. 0.6 miles away); First School Building (approx. 0.8 miles away); Veterans Memorial Flagpole (approx. 0.9 miles away); Site of Fort Findlay (approx. one mile away); Outstanding New Building, 1978 - 1979 (approx. one mile away); The Underground Railroad in Hancock County (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Findlay.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Also see . . . Hull's Road. This is a link to information provided by Ohio History Central, an online encyclopedia of Ohio History. (Submitted on August 13, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
Categories. • Military • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 7, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 929 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 7, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.