Marblehead in Ottawa County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
First Battle Site
—Ohio Historical Marker —
Erected 1964 by The Ohio Historical Society and The Ottawa County Historical Society. (Marker Number 1-62.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
Location. 41° 30.862′ N, 82° 44.633′ W. Marker is in Marblehead, Ohio, in Ottawa County. Marker is on East Bay Shore Road just west of Seneca Trail, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. This historical marker is located on the south side of the Marblehead peninsula, on the north side of the Sandusky Bay shores, and directly north of Johnson Island. Marker is in this post office area: Lakeside Marblehead OH 43440, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. In Memory of Mason, Simonds & Mingus (within The Keeper's House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Home of Benajah Walcott (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named The Keeper’s House (about 600 feet away); Johnson's Island (approx. half a mile away); Johnson's Island Prison (approx. 1.2 miles away); Confederate Stockade Cemetery (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Johnson’s Island Committee (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marblehead.
More about this marker. There are several other related historical markers and memorials in the immediate area of this marker.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Categories. • Landmarks • Military • Native Americans • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 14, 2009, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,895 times since then and 44 times this year. Last updated on September 20, 2010, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 14, 2009, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.