Lancaster in Fairfield County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Pioneer Log House
1803 - 1953
The log house was dismantled and erected by the Fairfield County Commissioners
The site was provided by the Fairfield County Agricultural Society
Proposed, planned and erected as a part of the Sesquicentennial program of the Fairfield County Committee
for the Ohio Sesquicentennial 1803-1853
Erected 1953 by Citizens of Fairfield County, Fairfield County Commission, Fairfield County Agricultural Society, and Fairfield County Sesquicentennial Committee.
Location. 39° 43.446′ N, 82° 36.069′ W. Marker is in Lancaster, Ohio, in Fairfield County. Marker is on Fair Avenue near Broad Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker and cabin are near the entrance to the Fairfield County Fairgrounds. Marker is in this post office area: Lancaster OH 43130, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dumontville General Store (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Liberty Township No. 6 School C & O Depot at Carroll, Ohio (about 500 feet away); Camp Anderson (approx. 0.2 miles away); Rising Park Centennial Celebration (approx. 0.3 miles away); Standing Stone National Bank (approx. half a mile away); 166th Infantry 42nd Division World War Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Civil War Union Soldiers Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lancaster.
Regarding Pioneer Log House. The Log House has been clad in metal for preservation.
Also see . . .
1. Fairfield County, Ohio, Official Website. (Submitted on December 15, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Fairfield County Agricultural Society. (Submitted on December 15, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Ohio's Sesquicentennial. (Submitted on December 15, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Man-Made Features • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 15, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 284 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 15, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.