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Capt. Ernest Wagner Park

 
 
Capt. Ernest Wagner Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, November 5, 2016
1. Capt. Ernest Wagner Park Marker
Inscription.
Capt. Ernest Wagner Park
dedicated July 27, 1980
Captain Wagner commanded excursion passenger
steamboats Island Queen, Delta Queen,
Mississippi Queen and Avalon on the
Ohio and Mississippi River Systems
Cap knew every bend, sandbar and tree on the
inland waterways… but called this spot home.
1910 – 1979 - 'the fog is rising'

 
Location. 38° 56.858′ N, 84° 16.86′ W. Marker is in New Richmond, Ohio, in Clermont County. Marker is on Susanna Way, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 302 Susanna Way, New Richmond OH 45157, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Thomas Ashburn (a few steps from this marker); New Richmond Pearl Harbor Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The United States Merchant Marine (within shouting distance of this marker); New Richmond WW I Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Underground Railroad Site (about 600 feet away); New Richmond VFW Veterans Memorial (about 700 feet away); Founding of New Richmond (approx. 0.2 miles away); New Richmond (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Richmond.
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
Capt. Ernest Wagner Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, November 5, 2016
2. Capt. Ernest Wagner Park Marker
Capt. Ernest Wagner Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, November 5, 2016
3. Capt. Ernest Wagner Park Marker
Capt. Ernest Wagner Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, November 19, 2016
4. Capt. Ernest Wagner Park Marker
archived picture of the late riverboat captain
Capt. Ernest Wagner Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, November 5, 2016
5. Capt. Ernest Wagner Park Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 25, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 19, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 134 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 19, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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