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Title, side A
Kilbourne Plat
Title, side B
Text, side A
Hector Kilbourne, a Freemason and the surveyor who make the original plat of Sandusky (as Portland) in 1816, laid out the streets to form the Masonic emblem. Huron and Central Avenue are the arms of the compass, Elm and Poplar Streets the sides of the mason's square. The first Masonic Lodge in Sandusky was founded in 1819, with Kilbourne as Master.
Text, side B
Washington and Wayne Streets, in the Sandusky Park Downtown
Latitude: 41.4553081, Longitude: -82.7094306.
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