Near Bellefontaine in Logan County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Logan Co. Historical Soc.
Erected by the Logan County Historical Society.
Location. Marker is missing. It was located near 40° 23.86′ N, 83° 48.08′ W. Marker was near Bellefontaine, Ohio, in Logan County. Touch for map. I am not certain as to where the exact location of this historic marker was, but my impression is that it was on the grounds of what used to be the Logan County old folks home, and what is today a residential facility for the aged called Logan Acres. Marker was in this post office area: Bellefontaine OH 43311, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Hull's Army in 1812 (a few steps from this marker); Manary House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bellefontaine Airport Pylon (approx. 2.1 miles away); Huntsville, Ohio Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.3 miles away); Harmon Field (approx. 2.9 miles away); Blair Casey Park (approx. 2.9 miles away); Lewis R. Ratleff Park (approx. 3.1 miles away); Powell Park, the Old Burial Ground (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bellefontaine.
More about this marker.
1. Manary Blockhouse marker
On August 3, 2012, while visiting the Logan County Historical Museum in Bellefontaine, Ohio, I learned that the Manary Blockhouse marker is currently in storage in the basement of the Logan County Historical Museum, awaiting repairs and eventual remounting.
— Submitted August 25, 2012, by Dale K. Benington
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 25, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 469 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on August 25, 2012. 2, 3. submitted on August 25, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.