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Historical Markers and War Memorials in New Bremen, Ohio

 
Clickable Map of Auglaize 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 Auglaize County, OH (68) Allen County, OH (92) Hardin County, OH (45) Logan County, OH (142) Mercer County, OH (76) Shelby County, OH (50) Van Wert County, OH (28)  AuglaizeCounty(68) Auglaize County (68)  AllenCounty(92) Allen County (92)  HardinCounty(45) Hardin County (45)  LoganCounty(142) Logan County (142)  MercerCounty(76) Mercer County (76)  ShelbyCounty(50) Shelby County (50)  VanWertCounty(28) Van Wert County (28)
Location of New Bremen, Ohio
    Auglaize County (68)
    Allen County (92)
    Hardin County (45)
    Logan County (142)
    Mercer County (76)
    Shelby County (50)
    Van Wert County (28)
 
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1Ohio (Auglaize County), New Bremen — 2 North Washington Street
J.H. Hoffmann constructed this Queen Anne designed structure in 1892. The exterior is the classic example of the 'corner drug store'. The business is one of the oldest continuous operating pharmacies in the state of Ohio. Purchased in 1916 By . . . Map (db m167119) HM
2Ohio (Auglaize County), New Bremen — 34 South Washington Street
Located at a prime site during the peak canal days, this building was constructed as a residence circa 1848 and later sold in 1864 for an unheard of price at that time -- $3500.Map (db m157995) HM
3Ohio (Auglaize County), New Bremen — 6 N. Washington St.
A typical New Bremen German-style structure built between 1879 and 1889, it was used as a combination home and retail business. The building was constructed on the corner property line to maximize the area for a vegetable garden and also features a . . . Map (db m157996) HM
4Ohio (Auglaize County), New Bremen — Bowstring Girder
Constructed in 1864, this is the oldest cast iron "bowstring girder" bridge in Ohio. Originally part of a three-span structure over the Auglaize River in Wapakoneta, the bridge was moved to Moulton Angle Road north of New Knoxville in 1904. In 1984, . . . Map (db m22947) HM
5Ohio (Auglaize County), New Bremen — Loramie Summit
The Miami Erie Canal, built 1825-1845, 244.5 miles long, was a transporter of passengers and freight between Lake Erie and the Ohio River. This section is Loramie Summit., a 21 mile plateau of water retained by Lock 1-N (this marker) and Lock 1-S at . . . Map (db m22946) HM
6Ohio (Auglaize County), New Bremen — Miami and Erie Canal, New Bremen
Lockkeeper's House The Lockkeeper's House was the residence of the Lockkeeper and his family. The Lockkeeper was on duty 24 hours a day, seven days per week, and was responsible for operating the lock as needed to move boats through the . . . Map (db m22781) HM
7Ohio (Auglaize County), New Bremen — Miami and Erie Canal, New Bremen
Locking Through Lock One North is one of 105 locks used to raise and lower boats traveling between Lake Erie and the Ohio River. Large wooden gates were built at each end of the lock to hold water in the lock. A boat, pulled by a team of . . . Map (db m23062) HM
8Ohio (Auglaize County), New Bremen — New Bremen Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to the citizens of New Bremen who served this community and country by the Village of New Bremen and American Legion Post 240Map (db m167050) WM
9Ohio (Auglaize County), New Bremen — New Bremen Volunteer Fire Department
In 1896 the New Bremen volunteer fire department was formed. A vote was taken to construct a building, and this lot was purchased for the sum of $700. A barn that stood on this site was razed, and the new fire station was dedicated in . . . Map (db m167117) HM
10Ohio (Auglaize County), New Bremen — Partners
The Miami and Erie Canal, connecting the Ohio River with Lake Erie, was the primary mode of transportation for cargo in the mid to late 1800s. This allowed towns like New Bremen to quickly grow and prosper. Local farm boys, leading the family . . . Map (db m167049) HM
11Ohio (Auglaize County), New Bremen — Pioneer Cabin
This home has been restored from logs and the floor plan of the second oldest cabin in Mercer County. It is an example of a shelter the earliest settlers used in the 1830's. At the first sign of spring, a German immigrant family would move north . . . Map (db m100741) HM
12Ohio (Auglaize County), New Bremen — 2-6 — The Miami & Erie Canal and New Bremen
The Miami & Erie Canal and New Bremen Begun in 1833, the Miami Extension linked the Miami Canal in Dayton to the Wabash & Erie Canal at Junction. Engineering difficulties, epidemics and the Panic of 1837 delayed completion of the Extension . . . Map (db m20023) HM
 
Apr. 15, 2021