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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Chester, Ohio

 
Clickable Map of Meigs County, Ohio and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Meigs County, OH (56) Athens County, OH (68) Gallia County, OH (36) Vinton County, OH (18) Jackson County, WV (25) Mason County, WV (94) Wood County, WV (114)  MeigsCounty(56) Meigs County (56)  AthensCounty(68) Athens County (68)  GalliaCounty(36) Gallia County (36)  VintonCounty(18) Vinton County (18)  JacksonCountyWest Virginia(25) Jackson County (25)  MasonCounty(94) Mason County (94)  WoodCounty(114) Wood County (114)
Pomeroy is the county seat for Meigs County
Chester is in Meigs County
      Meigs County (56)  
ADJACENT TO MEIGS COUNTY
      Athens County (68)  
      Gallia County (36)  
      Vinton County (18)  
      Jackson County, West Virginia (25)  
      Mason County, West Virginia (94)  
      Wood County, West Virginia (114)  
 
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1Ohio (Meigs County), Chester — 22 — ChesterA Fateful Delay — John Hunt Morgan Heritage Trail —
Confederate Brigadier General John Hunt Morgan and his raiders arrived in Chester around 1 pm on July 18, 1863, after a grueling ride across Meigs County. Knowing that Union forces were close behind, Morgan expected an attack at any moment. . . . Map (db m108280) HM
2Ohio (Meigs County), Chester — Chester Academy
Chester Academy Built 1840 has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the InteriorMap (db m209397) HM
3Ohio (Meigs County), Chester — Chester Civil War Memorial
Presented By Jane Howell Tent No 25. Daughters Of Union Veterans Of The Civil War Pomeroy, Ohio. 1929.Map (db m209398) WM
4Ohio (Meigs County), Chester — Chester Courthouse
Chester Courthouse Built 1823 has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the InteriorMap (db m209396) HM
5Ohio (Meigs County), Chester — 5-53 — Morgan's Raid Route / Chester Village Commons
Side A: Morgan's Raid Route General John Hunt Morgan of Kentucky led a force of Confederate calvarymen into Meigs County during a forty-six-day raid north of the Ohio River. The advance forces burned Benjamin Knight's carding mill and . . . Map (db m30456) HM
6Ohio (Meigs County), Chester — Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9053 Memorial
In honor of the members of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9053 Lest We Forget All Gave Some, Some Gave AllMap (db m30458) HM
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Nov. 27, 2022