Edward Bates Memorial

Edward Bates Memorial (HM8ZY)

Location: Gambier, OH 43022 Knox County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 22.367', W 82° 23.764'

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This glacial boulder
from the Bates Homestead
in Columbus, Ohio
was given to Kenyon College in 1953 by
Fanny Platt Bates Little
in memory of her brother
Edward Bates
son of Judge James Lawrence Bates
and grandson of the honorable Alfred Kelley
a student at Kenyon
1859 until his death here in 1860
age 18.
HM NumberHM8ZY
Year Placed1953
Placed ByFanny Platt Bates Little
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 11:51pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 381480 N 4470069
Decimal Degrees40.37278333, -82.39606667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 22.367', W 82° 23.764'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 22' 22.02" N, 82° 23' 45.84" W
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Area Code(s)740
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 103 College Park St, Gambier OH 43022, US
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