Hardin (HM1MKU)

Location: Sidney, OH 45365 Shelby County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 17.207', W 84° 14.713'

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Turtle Creek Township

First County Seat of Shelby County
1819- 1820
Hardin was founded in October, 1816 by Thomas McClish,
Joseph Steinberger and James Lenox. These men were also
instrumental in developing Shelby County, which included the
areas of Allen county until 1831 and Auglaize County until 1848.
A log schoolhouse, Methodist Church, store, hotel, cabinet shop,
and carpenter shop were among the first establishments. The log
schoolhouse served as the first courtroom for Shelby County.
Year Placed2001
Placed ByShelby County Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, August 6th, 2015 at 6:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 734175 N 4463229
Decimal Degrees40.28678333, -84.24521667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 17.207', W 84° 14.713'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 17' 12.42" N, 84° 14' 42.78" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)937
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6703 Hardin-Wapakoneta Rd, Sidney OH 45365, US
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