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Noble County Ohio Historical Markers

 
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By William Fischer, Jr., December 23, 2008
Lighter-Than-Air Flight Marker
Ohio (Noble County), Ava — 2-61 — Crash of the USS Shenandoah / Lighter-Than-Air Flight
Crash of the USS Shenandoah September 3, 1925 On a stormy autumn morning in 1925, the giant Navy airship, christened Shenandoah, crashed near this site. Initially, the Shenandoah was commissioned to perform . . . — Map (db m15998) HM
Ohio (Noble County), Ava — U.S.S. Shenandoah
Crashed over Noble County September 3, 1925 Control Car - Site One — Map (db m15992) HM
Ohio (Noble County), Ava — U.S.S. Shenandoah
To the memory of those who lost their lives on the U.S.S. Shenandoah September 3, 1925 Commander Zachary Lansdowne, U.S.N. Lieutenant Commander Lewis Hancock, Jr., U.S.N. Lieutenant John Bullard Lawrence, U.S.N. Lieutenant Arthur . . . — Map (db m15995) HM
Ohio (Noble County), Belle Valley — Claude L. WilsonBelle Valley Volunteer Fire Department
Dedicated to the memory of Claude L. Wilson for his many years of community service 35 years as Belle Valley Fire Chief 24 years on Belle Valley Council — Map (db m15991) HM
Ohio (Noble County), Caldwell — 3-61 — Caldwell’s Origins / Ball-Caldwell Homestead
Caldwell’s Origins. Robert Caldwell and his family, from Chester County, Pennsylvania, moved to the Northwest Territory in 1795. In 1809 they bought and cleared land along Duck Creek in what became Olive Township, Morgan County (in 1819). In . . . — Map (db m121653) HM
Ohio (Noble County), Caldwell — Duck Creek Bridge1930–2002
The previous bridge that carried State Route 821 over the West Fork of Duck Creek into Caldwell at this location was a 110 foot long concrete arch built in 1930. It was designed by engineers L. W. Curl and W. W. Flemming in the Ohio Department of . . . — Map (db m121822) HM
Ohio (Noble County), Caldwell — Noble County Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to the men and women of Noble County who served their country in time of war and peace — Map (db m17998) HM
Ohio (Noble County), Caldwell — Robert T. Secrest
Marker Front: Member United States Congress Member Ohio Legislature Teacher Naval Officer Orator Coal Miner Federal Trade Commissioner Ohio Director of Commerce Marker Reverse: In honor of Robert T. Secrest for . . . — Map (db m17996) HM
Ohio (Noble County), Caldwell — 1-61 — Thorla-McKee Well
[Side A:] Salt was an important commodity to early settlers because of its use in daily living. In 1814 Silas Thorla and Robert McKee dug a well in search of salt brine. They discovered salt and, by accident, discovered oil. Oil's value was known . . . — Map (db m18000) HM
Ohio (Noble County), Caldwell — VFW Post #4721 Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to the memory of our fallen comrades in war and in peace.

Nov. 11. 1992 — Map (db m18002) HM

Ohio (Noble County), Dexter City — In Memory of John ChapmanFamous “Johnny Appleseed”
In memory of John Chapman, famous “Johnny Appleseed.” Born in Leominster, Mass., Sept. 26, 1774, died in Fort Wayne, Ind. March 18, 1845. Without a hope of recompense, / Without a thought of pride, / John Chapman planted apple . . . — Map (db m121825) HM
Ohio (Noble County), Florence — John Gray
Died March 29, 1868 Aged 104 Y. 2 M. 23 D. The last of Washington's companions. The hoary head is a crown of glory. Dedicated to the memory of Private John Gray Ohio's last surviving soldier of the American . . . — Map (db m18023) HM
Ohio (Noble County), Sharon — U.S.S. Shenandoah
Crashed over Noble County, Ohio Sept. 3, 1925 Fore Section - Site 3 Noble Co. Bicentennial Commission 1875 - 1976 — Map (db m18025) HM

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