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Mt. Blanchard in Hancock County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Johnny Appleseed

John Chapman

 
 
Johnny Appleseed Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, April 15, 2016
1. Johnny Appleseed Marker
close up of text, bronze plaque on boulder
Inscription.
Johnny Appleseed
(John Chapman)
(owned property and planted apple)
(trees in this community)
dedicated- September- 1966
Mt. Blanchard Garden Club &
Menís Garden Club of Findlay

 
Erected 1966 by Mt. Blanchard Garden Club Menís Garden Club of Findlay.
 
Location. 40° 54.032′ N, 83° 33.512′ W. Marker is in Mt. Blanchard, Ohio, in Hancock County. Marker can be reached from West Market Street. Touch for map. Marker is in Island Park, near the shelter house, east of the ball diamond, shortest access is off Market Street entrance at south end of park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 202 West Market Street, Mount Blanchard OH 45867, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mt. Blanchard (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mt. Blanchard Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Village of Arlington / The Arlington Heritage (approx. 4.7 miles away); Hull's Trail (approx. 7.9 miles away); Fort Necessity / William Hull Memorial Park (approx. 8 miles away but has been
Johnny Appleseed Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, April 15, 2016
2. Johnny Appleseed Marker
full view of boulder
reported missing); Hullís Trail 1812 (approx. 8.1 miles away); Sheriden Cave (approx. 8.1 miles away); Hull's Trail, 1812 (approx. 9.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mt. Blanchard.
 
Additional keywords. Johnny Appleseed
 
Categories. Horticulture & ForestrySettlements & Settlers
 
Johnny Appleseed Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, April 15, 2016
3. Johnny Appleseed Marker
marker can be seen at a distance. A mill stone, and a couple "uppity stones" are mounted nearby.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 15, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 104 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 15, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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