On Marietta Road (Ohio Route 821) at Rayner Road, on the right when traveling south on Marietta Road.
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
On Marietta Road (Ohio Route 821) 0.5 miles north of Rayner Road, on the right when traveling north.
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
On Shenandoah Road (County Route 112), on the right when traveling north.
The USS Shenandoah made its maiden
flight on September 4, 1923. An impressive
achievement, it had cost the government
$2.9 million to construct. America's first
lighter-than-air rigid airship, designated the
ZR-1 (Zeppelin Rigid 1), was . . . — — Map (db m166291) HM