On Cumberland Street (U.S. 40) at North Commerce Street (Ohio Route 503), on the right when traveling west on Cumberland Street.
Construction of the National Road was approaching Preble County in 1830, and the coming of the Road spurred the economic interests of local residents. John Mumma, the county surveyor, decided to purchase 158 acres of farmland for $7,900. He platted . . . — — Map (db m96502) HM
On National Road (U.S. 40), on the right when traveling west.
The National Road crosses six states from Baltimore, Maryland to East st. Louis, Illinois. the road fulfilled the dreams of George Washington and Thomas Jefferson to build an all-weather route acros the Allegheny Mountains to connect the Eastern . . . — — Map (db m96508) HM