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Title, side A
Bradford Tavern
Text, side A
The Bradford Tavern, West Union's first inn built ca. 1804, served the Maysville-Zanesville stagecoach route and such travelers as Andrew Jackson, Henry Clay, and Santa Anna. After 1840, it was continued as the Marlatt House and, later, the Crawford House. Robert Lawler operated it as the Commercial Hotel, 1904-1919. In 1936, Mr. and Mrs. William Lafferty restored the building as the "Olde Wayside Inn."
222 W. Main St.
West Union, OH 45693
At the current 'Olde Wayside Inn'
Latitude: 38.7949720, Longitude: -83.5473360.
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