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Near Yelverton in Hardin County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Hull's Trail 1812

 
 
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By Dale K. Benington, August 16, 2010
1. Hull's Trail 1812 Marker
Inscription.
Hull's Trail 1812
Erected By
Fort McArthur Chapter, D.A.R.
1912

 
Erected 1912 by Fort McArthur Chapter, D.A.R.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 40° 35.265′ N, 83° 41.27′ W. Marker is near Yelverton, Ohio, in Hardin County. Marker is on County Route 180 0.2 miles west of County Route 119, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kenton OH 43326, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hull's Trail, 1812 (approx. 1.7 miles away); a different marker also named Hull's Trail 1812 (approx. 3.2 miles away); Kenton Hardware Company (approx. 5.2 miles away); Fort McArthur Cemetery (approx. 5.3 miles away); This Tablet Marks Hullís Trail; 1812 (approx. 5.4 miles away); Mad River Railroad (approx. 5.7 miles away); Fort McArthur (approx. 5.8 miles away); The Hardin County Courthouse (approx. 5.9 miles away).
 
More about this marker. With the 100 year anniversary of the War of 1812 approaching, Hardin County found itself making plans to tear down their
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By Dale K. Benington, August 16, 2010
2. Hull's Trail 1812 Marker
old courthouse. The county leaders decided to keep the front stone columns from the old courthouse so that they could use them as markers for "Hull's Trail," erecting them as trail markers in 1912, as they celebrated their county's role in the 100 year anniversary of the War of 1812.

This marker is part of one of the old Hardin County courthouse columns and helps (along with several other column pieces in several other locations throughout Hardin County) to mark the path of Hull's Trail from Urbana, Ohio to Detroit, Michigan.
 
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 17, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 
 
Categories. Roads & VehiclesWar of 1812
 
Hull's Trail 1812 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 16, 2010
3. Hull's Trail 1812 Marker
View looking west along County Road 180.
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By Dale K. Benington, August 16, 2010
4. Hull's Trail 1812 Marker
View looking north at the residence and farm structures that are located just north of the historical marker.
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By Dale K. Benington, August 16, 2010
5. Hull's Trail 1812 Marker
View looking east along County Road 180.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 17, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 830 times since then and 70 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 17, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
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