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Cincinnati in Hamilton County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Fort Washington

 
 
Fort Washington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2011
1. Fort Washington Marker
Inscription.
The ground on which this
building stands
formed part of the
Fort Washington Reservation
— 1789 —— 1808 —

This reservation was bounded on
the north by Fourth Street, on the
east by Ludlow Street, on the south
by the Ohio River, on the west by
Broadway, which was the
eastern boundry of the city.
[D.A.R. Emblem]
This tablet placed by
the Cincinnati Chapter
Daughters of
The American Revolution
in 1913

 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 39° 6.046′ N, 84° 30.289′ W. Marker is in Cincinnati, Ohio, in Hamilton County. Marker is on Arch Street near East 4th Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located at the north east entrance of the Guilford Building. Marker is in this post office area: Cincinnati OH 45202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Fort Washington (a few steps from this marker); Stephen C. Foster (within shouting distance of this marker); Lytle Park (within shouting distance of
Fort Washington Marker, northeast entrance of the Guilford Building. image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, May 16, 2011
2. Fort Washington Marker, northeast entrance of the Guilford Building.
this marker); Famous Lytle Neighbors (within shouting distance of this marker); A Beginning . . . (within shouting distance of this marker); Bottoms (within shouting distance of this marker); Lytle At Christmas (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Fort Washington (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cincinnati.
 
Regarding Fort Washington. The fort protected settlers in the new Ohio country from Indian attacks.
 
Categories. Forts, Castles
 
Fort Washington image. Click for full size.
By Lytle Park series
3. Fort Washington
* See nearby markers
Fort Washington , powder Magazine Marker,at Broadway,then the eastern boundry of the city image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, May 16, 2011
4. Fort Washington , powder Magazine Marker,at Broadway,then the eastern boundry of the city
Fort Washington Marker, with another marker in foreground image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, May 16, 2011
5. Fort Washington Marker, with another marker in foreground
*See nearby markers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 5, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 479 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 6, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
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