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Osgood in Ripley County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

John Andrews, Master Craftsman

 
 
John Andrews, Master Craftsman Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, August 7, 2011
1. John Andrews, Master Craftsman Marker
Inscription. John Andrews, architect and craftsman, came to Claytown (Osgood) in 1854 with William McMurphy - stone and brick mason, John Lindsay - a sawyer, and Bluford Peyton - Laborer. Andrews built these three large homes and a mill as well as many of the finest houses and business buildings in Osgood. He also worked with Henry Stork who furnished the bricks from the Stork Brickyard.

Funded by the Reynolds Foundation
and Black Community Trust

 
Erected by Ripley County Historical Society.
 
Location. 39° 7.965′ N, 85° 17.239′ W. Marker is in Osgood, Indiana, in Ripley County. Marker is on East Fairground Avenue west of Harlan Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Osgood IN 47037, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. James Harrison Cravens (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Abolitionists (about 500 feet away); The Fugitive Trail (about 500 feet away); Ohio and Mississippi Railroad (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Hanging Tree (approx.
Wide View - - John Andrews, Master Craftsman Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, August 7, 2011
2. Wide View - - John Andrews, Master Craftsman Marker
4.6 miles away); Johnson Watts (approx. 4.6 miles away); Site of Masonic Hall (approx. 4.6 miles away); General John Morgan (approx. 4.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Osgood.
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceNotable Persons
 
Looking West - - John Andrews, Master Craftsman Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, August 7, 2011
3. Looking West - - John Andrews, Master Craftsman Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 10, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 302 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 10, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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