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Cedar Falls and This Tablet image, Touch for more information
By J. J. Prats, June 25, 2019
Cedar Falls and This Tablet
Ohio (Hocking County), Logan — Cedar Falls — Hocking Hills State Park & Forest —
In terms of sheer amount of water, Cedar Falls is the most abundant waterfall in the entire park. Queer Creek cascades down the face of the rock in a tremendous display of the power of water. In fact, it was the early visitors that gave the falls . . . — Map (db m138969) HM
Ohio (Hocking County), Logan — Cedar Falls Bent Bridge — Hocking Hills State Park & Forest —
In January of 1998 something happened here at Hocking State Park which only occurs roughly every 100 years—a flood of massive proportions! As the water ripped its way through the gorge it destroyed and removed almost all of structures while . . . — Map (db m138966) HM
Ohio (Hocking County), Logan — Falls Mill Bridge

The previous bridge at this location was a 250 foot long, steel Pennsylvania truss. It was originally built in 1914 by the Pennsylvania Bridge Company and located in Hamilton County. In 1956 it was moved for reuse at this location to carry . . . — Map (db m96062) HM

Ohio (Hocking County), Logan — Hocking County Civil War Memorial
In memory of the Boys in Blue of Hocking County 1861 - 1865 — Map (db m19058) HM
Ohio (Hocking County), Logan — Hocking County Desert Storm Memorial
In honor of the men and women of Hocking County who served in Operation Desert Storm January 16, 1991 — Map (db m19111) WM
Ohio (Hocking County), Logan — Hocking County Iraqi Freedom Memorial
In honor of all military personnel who have served in or supported Operation Iraqi Freedom — Map (db m19114) WM
Ohio (Hocking County), Logan — Hocking County Korean War Memorial
In memory of those that served Jack E Angel Gerald P Keck Lawrence A Smith Kenneth L Strickland You Are Not Forgotten — Map (db m19115) WM
Ohio (Hocking County), Logan — Hocking County Vietnam Veterans Memorial
This memorial stands as a symbol of recognition, honoring those who served the United States in Vietnam. — Map (db m19112) WM
Ohio (Hocking County), Logan — 7-37 — Nils Louis Christian Kachelmacher
Known as the Norwegian Count, Nils Louis Christian Kachelmacher was born in Oslo, Norway of wealthy parentage. He immigrated to the United States at age 21 and was responsible for industrial growth in the Hocking Valley and expansion of the town . . . — Map (db m119652) HM
Ohio (Hocking County), Logan — Old Man’s Cave — Hocking Hills State Park & Forest —
The recess of Old Man’s Cave is the most famous feature in the park. It is located on a vertical cliff 75 feet above the stream and measures 250 feet long and 50 feet high. The spectacular recessed caves seen throughout the park are examples of . . . — Map (db m138973) HM
Ohio (Hocking County), Logan — Sphinx Head — Hocking Hills State Park & Forest —
If you look downstream and up on the north wall you will see the distinctive face known as the “Sphinx Head” protruding and overseeing the plunge down to Lower Falls. The wind and water erosion has worked hard to produce this unique . . . — Map (db m138975) HM
Ohio (Hocking County), Logan — 6-37 — Tessa Sweazy WebbFounder of Ohio Poetry Day
Born in 1886 on a farm near Logan, Tessa Sweazy Webb was a teacher at the Hocking County Children’s Home where she began writing poetry. By 1924 she had become well known across the state and nation for her published works. Under Webb’s successful . . . — Map (db m11550) HM
Ohio (Hocking County), Logan — 1-37 — Thomas WorthingtonFounder of Logan
Worthington (1773–1827), land developer as well as statesman, laid out the village of Logan, beginning on June 27, 1816, while he was Governor of Ohio. This lot was set aside by him to be used as a public market place. Worthington became a . . . — Map (db m9624) HM
Ohio (Hocking County), Logan — Whispering CaveThe Geology of the Hocking Hills Region — Hocking Hills State Park & Forest —
Here is where hikers can witness the power of water in the Hocking Hills. Looking out from within this cave with its very steep waits and loose boulders, the actual formation of a young sandstone gorge is taking place as the water slowly digs . . . — Map (db m139145) HM

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Aug. 11, 2020