Nelsonville in Athens County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
founder of Nelsonville
who donated the ground for the
Fort Street Cemetery
the Public Square and this lot
for School and Meeting House purposes
This stone was a part of the doorway
of the first school building
Placed by the
Elizabeth Zane Dew Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
Erected by Elizabeth Zane Dew Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 39° 27.66′ N, 82° 13.927′ W. Marker is in Nelsonville, Ohio, in Athens County. Marker is at the intersection of West Washington Street and Fort Street, on the left when traveling east on West Washington Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4 West Washington Street, Nelsonville OH 45764, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. E. M. Poston (here, next to this marker); The Hocking Valley Coal Strike (within shouting distance of this marker); Veterans' Memorial (about 300 feet away, Unknown Soldier Monument (about 600 feet away); Fort Street Cemetery (about 700 feet away); Hocking Valley Railway (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hocking Canal Site (approx. 0.4 miles away); Camp Site of Lord Dunmore (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nelsonville.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Education • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 18, 2010, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,384 times since then and 63 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 18, 2010, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.