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Lima in Allen County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

The Henry Boose Site

 
 
The Henry Boose site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Baker, November 4, 2014
1. The Henry Boose site Marker
Inscription. In 1959 this area was discovered to be an almost four thousand year old burial ground of the Glacial Kame People-named for the distinctive gravel elevations in which their dead were buried. The area was once a farm owned by Henry Boose, an early resident of Allen County.
 
Erected 1976 by Allen County Bicentennial Commission.
 
Location. 40° 47.325′ N, 84° 5.807′ W. Marker is in Lima, Ohio, in Allen County. Marker is on Bluelick Road 0.1 miles west of Sugar Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lima OH 45805, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Allen County’s First Settlement (approx. 0.3 miles away); Founders and Patriots of Allen County, Ohio (approx. 0.9 miles away); Servicemen's Free Canteen (approx. 3.1 miles away); Allen County Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.2 miles away); Faurot Oil Well (approx. 3.2 miles away); Allen County, Ohio (approx. 3.2 miles away); The Old Bell (approx. 3.2 miles away); Site Of Lima's First Cemetery (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lima.
 
More about this marker. Has several bullet holes
The Henry Boose site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Baker, November 4, 2014
2. The Henry Boose site Marker
in the marker.
 
Categories. AnthropologyCemeteries & Burial SitesNative AmericansSettlements & Settlers
 
The Henry Boose site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Baker, November 4, 2014
3. The Henry Boose site Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 6, 2014, by Michael Baker of Lima, Ohio. This page has been viewed 433 times since then and 74 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 6, 2014, by Michael Baker of Lima, Ohio. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.
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