Remarkable Ohio


Below is a complete listing of all Ohio Historical Markers. To find a detailed marker listing including text, photographs, and locations, click on a county below. Our listing is updated by the markers program as new markers are installed and older markers are reported damaged or missing.

1-42 Christ Church at the Quarry

Side A: The stone masons brought from England by Bishop Chase to construct early buildings at Kenyon College settled in this area. In the 1850’s with the help of Episcopal Bishop Gregory T. Bedell, they and other families in the community built “Quarry Chapel” on land given by John Bateman. William Fish, owner of a nearby quarry, donated the sandstone. The church stood unused and deteriorating since 1937. Restoration began in 1972.
Side B: Same
Sponsors: The Knox County Historical Society and The Ohio Historical Society
Address: 10930 Quarry Chapel Rd, 
Location: SW corner of Quarry Chapel Rd. and Monroe Mills Rd
Latitude: 40.3878070
Longitude: -82.3706410