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1833 Gomer, Ohio

A Welsh Settlement

 
 
1833 Gomer, Ohio Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, May 10, 2016
1. 1833 Gomer, Ohio Marker
Inscription. (red Welsh dragon logo) A village settled by Watkins, Roberts, and Nicholas families, bringing with them their Welsh traditions and establishing a community in honor of their native land.
 
Erected 1983 by Erected by the Gomer Sesquicentennial Committee.
 
Location. 40° 50.658′ N, 84° 10.972′ W. Marker is in Gomer, Ohio, in Allen County. Marker is on Lincoln Highway (U.S. 30), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in front of the Sugar Creek Township Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4130 Lincoln Highway, Gomer OH 45809, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Snow Cruiser Crash Site (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lincoln Highway (approx. 0.7 miles away); Founders and Patriots of Allen County, Ohio (approx. 5.1 miles away); Allen County’s First Settlement (approx. 5.7 miles away); The Henry Boose Site (approx. 5.9 miles away); Truro Cemetery (approx. 6.7 miles away); Fort Jennings (approx. 7.3 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Jennings (approx. 7.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gomer.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
1833 Gomer, Ohio Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, May 10, 2016
2. 1833 Gomer, Ohio Marker
1833 Gomer, Ohio Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, May 10, 2016
3. 1833 Gomer, Ohio Marker
Marker can be seen at a distance
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 10, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 165 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 10, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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