Franklinton (HM8FU)

Location: Columbus, OH 43215 Franklin County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 57.629', W 83° 0.956'

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Founded by Lucas Sullivant in 1797; the first settlement in the Scioto Valley north of Chillicothe and in Franklin County.
County Seat 1803-24
Annexed to Columbus 1870

[Attached to the building is a National Society of the United States Daughters of 1812 Marker. See picture 2 below]:
Founded by Lucas Sullivant
Site of War of 1812 Encampment
General William Henry Harrison, Commander
Land Office and "Harrison House"

NSUS Daughters of 1812 - Ohio
HM NumberHM8FU
Year Placed1947
Placed ByThe Franklinton Sesquicentennial Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 6:12pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 327815 N 4425317
Decimal Degrees39.96048333, -83.01593333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 57.629', W 83° 0.956'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 57' 37.74" N, 83° 0' 57.36" W
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Area Code(s)614, 513
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 570 W Broad St, Columbus OH 43215, US
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