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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Fairport Harbor, Ohio

 
Clickable Map of Lake 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 Lake County, OH (45) Ashtabula County, OH (75) Cuyahoga County, OH (190) Geauga County, OH (30)  LakeCounty(45) Lake County (45)  AshtabulaCounty(75) Ashtabula County (75)  CuyahogaCounty(190) Cuyahoga County (190)  GeaugaCounty(30) Geauga County (30)
Location of Fairport Harbor, Ohio
    Lake County (45)
    Ashtabula County (75)
    Cuyahoga County (190)
    Geauga County (30)
 
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1Ohio (Lake County), Fairport Harbor — 5-43 — Fairport Harbor Lighthouse
Lighthouse and keeper's dwelling, erected in 1871 to replace the 1825 structures designed by Jonathan Goldsmith. From the time it guided early settlers into the Western Reserve until it was decommissioned in 1925, this station served Great Lakes . . . Map (db m19364) HM
2Ohio (Lake County), Fairport Harbor — Fairport is an Excellent Harbor
"Fairport is an excellent harbor, and affords a safe moorage for shipping"- so wrote Oliver Cowdery, one of the first latter day saint missionaries to bring the message of the restored gospel to the Kirtland region. Fairport Harbor played a . . . Map (db m164893) HM
3Ohio (Lake County), Fairport Harbor — 20-43 — La Salle Expedition1669
In search of a westward-flowing river, French explorer and trader René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle (1643-1687) mounted an inland expedition from the south shore of Lake Erie at the mouth of the Grand River in the fall of 1669. Thought to be . . . Map (db m19362) HM
 
 
  
  
 
Apr. 15, 2021