Sandusky Aviation, Shipyard & Railroad

Sandusky Aviation, Shipyard & Railroad (HM1PEI)

Location: Sandusky, OH 44870 Erie County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 27.655', W 82° 42.185'

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First Marker Weldon B. Cooke, Thomas W. Benoist, Reinhardt N. Asumus experimented in early aviation from this site 1912 - 1927.
Second Marker
One of Sandusky Shipyard Sites
Sail and Steamboats were built 1864-1933
Among the builders were: Moss Brothers & Merry, George Fordham, John Monk, Joseph Pouliot and Lake Erie Drydock Co.

Third Marker
Ohio's First Railroad
The Mad River and Lake Erie began building at this site September 15, 1835. William Henry Harrison officiated.
Year Placed1971
Placed ByErected by Erie County Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, November 18th, 2015 at 1:02pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 357767 N 4591325
Decimal Degrees41.46091667, -82.70308333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 27.655', W 82° 42.185'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 27' 39.3" N, 82° 42' 11.1" W
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Area Code(s)419, 330, 567
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 601-699 E Water St, Sandusky OH 44870, US
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