This area was set aside in 1829 by
Carroll's founder, William Tong,
for a market house, a place where
goods were bought, sold, and traded.
Neighboring Market Street got its
name from the planned structure.
However, Tong died in . . . — — Map (db m137620) HM
[World Wars Marker]:
To honor those who served in the Armed Forces of their country during World Wars I ad II (1947)
To honor those who served in the Armed Forces of their country during the Koean and . . . — — Map (db m12288) WM
Canals were an important means of transportation when Carroll was founded in 1829 by William Tong and his brother Oliver, who chose this site because it was where the proposed intersection of the Lancaster Lateral Canal and Ohio-Erie Canal would be . . . — — Map (db m80624) HM