Grand Rapids in Wood County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1983 by Grand Rapids Historical Society and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 6-87.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
Location. 41° 24.794′ N, 83° 51.835′ W. Marker is in Grand Rapids, Ohio, in Wood County. Marker is at the intersection of Front Street and Wapakoneta Road, on the right when traveling south on Front Street. Touch for map. This historical marker is located on the eastern edge of the downtown business district. To the north of the marker is the Maumee River, to the east of the marker is a set of railroad tracks, and to the south of the marker is the
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Howard Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Dominick Labino (approx. 0.2 miles away); Miami & Erie Canal (approx. 0.4 miles away); Providence Historical District (approx. 0.6 miles away); James Durbin (approx. 4.3 miles away); Oak Tree (approx. 5.4 miles away); Wood County's First Masonic Lodge (approx. 6.3 miles away); Custer Homestead (approx. 6½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grand Rapids.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 25, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 441 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 26, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.