Near Put-in-Bay in Ottawa County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
of the Civil War
to mark the
corner stone of a
victory at the
Battle of Lake Erie
Sept 10 1813
"We have met the enemy
and they are ours"
Erected by Jay Cooke.
Location. 41° 39.506′ N, 82° 49.153′ W. Marker is near Put-in-Bay, Ohio, in Ottawa County. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Put in Bay OH 43456, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jay Cooke Mansion (within shouting distance of this marker); Within This Enclosure (approx. 0.4 miles away); Joseph De Rivera St. Jurgo, 1813-1889 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Oelschlager's Dry Goods Store (approx. 0.4 miles away); Gibraltar Island (approx. 0.4 miles away); Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial (approx. half a mile away); South Bass Island Light (approx. 2.3 miles away); Boundary Marker (approx. 6.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Put-in-Bay.
Regarding Gibraltar Monument. The marker is located on the northern end of Gibraltar
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
Categories. • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 20, 2010, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. This page has been viewed 524 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 20, 2010, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.