Harding Birthplace
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mr. 0
N 40° 42.337 W 082° 42.744
17T E 355342 N 4507488
Quick Description: Located on Route 97, just south of Blooming Grove, Ohio, and just north of Route 288.
Location: Ohio, United States
Date Posted: 3/5/2006 6:42:46 PM
Waymark Code: WM8DW
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Crystal Sound
Views: 46

Long Description:
A bit of an enigma. Listed on the remarkableohio.com site as marker #1-59, and #4-59, but the sign itself is stamped 7-17. It's in Morrow county, so the X-59 would be correct, however X-17 is Crawford county. There is a marker in Crawford county stamped 7-17 as well. Being listed as 1-59 and 4-59 makes sense because the marker was replaced. The site says it was replaced in 1978 on one page, 1977 on another, and the marker itself shows 1978.

Text : Side A
Warren G. Harding, 29th President of the United States, was born on this site November 2, 1865.
Marker Number: See description

County: Morrow

Significance of Location: Place

Bicentenial Mark: no

Website address: [Web Link]

Additional Coordinate: Not Listed

Additional Coordinate description: Not listed

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