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Claridon Prairie
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This grass land, extending one mile east between the road and the railway, is one of the few surviving remnants of the once extensive prairies that were part of pioneer Marion County. This strip, preserved by chance when the railway and road were constructed side by side, contains more than 75 species of significant prairie grasses and flowers.
Marion-Galion Road
Caledonia, OH 43314
NE corner of OH 98 and Marion-Galion Road at the Conrail tracks
Latitude: 40.6181210, Longitude: -83.0287230.
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