Plank Road

Plank Road (HM1GZB)

Location: Wapakoneta, OH 45895 Auglaize County
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N 40° 33.368', W 84° 17.889'

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Wapakoneta to St. Mary

— Original Route 33 —

Site of St. Marys - Wapakoneta plank road built 1850- 1852 of Burr
and White Oak timber 3 to 5 ft in diam. cut and milled at Moulton
financed by Wapakoneta - St Marys businessmen who charged toll
for profit and maintenance. Replaced in 1882 by a gravel pike.

- - Toll - -

1 horse 4 wheel cart .15 —- each horse or mule .03 /

2 horse 4 wheel wagon .20 —- cattle each .01 /

1 horse sled —- .05 /

sheep each .0 ½
2 horse sled —- .10 /

stage coach 2 horses .30
Year Placed1976
Placed ByAuglaize County Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 6:26pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 728760 N 4492993
Decimal Degrees40.55613333, -84.29815000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 33.368', W 84° 17.889'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 33' 22.08" N, 84° 17' 53.34" W
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Area Code(s)419, 937
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 8001-8047 Co Rd 33A, Wapakoneta OH 45895, US
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