This Depot, dedicated on December 27, 1900, served as division headquarters for the Cleveland, Chicago, Cincinnati, and St. Louis railroad, commonly called the Big Four. Peak passenger usage occurred during and after World War I when 32 trains . . . — — Map (db m20370) HM
Dedicated in this bicentennial year
to the men and women who
served their country with honor
in all conflicts for freedom
Re-dedicated as “Flag Plaza” this 11th day of November 2006
by the Galion Veterans Memorial Commission . . . — — Map (db m20374) HM
which passed through
Galion from 1913 to
1921. Known here at
that time as Lincoln
Way West and East.
The Galion Area
Betterment Commission — — Map (db m181450) HM
This cannon, formerly mounted on the U.S.S. Constitution “Old Ironsides” was obtained by the City of Galion from the Boston Navy Yards in 1934.
The Constitution, build in 1797, saw action in the Barbary Coast War and the War of 1812. After many . . . — — Map (db m194245) HM