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.

2-50 Ervin George Bailey

Side A: Ervin George Bailey, who was born in Damascus, Ohio, invented the revolutionary “Bailey Boiler Meter,” a major contribution to the science of automation and the efficient burning of fuels. In 1916, he founded the Bailey Meter Company of Wickliffe, Ohio – a world supplier of industrial instrumentation and controls. Considered the “Dean of Combustion Engineers,” Mr. Bailey held more than 100 patents in the fields of meters, automatic controls, furnaces, boilers, and fuel burning equipment.
Side B: Same
Sponsors: The Bailey Controls Company, The Damascus Area Historical Society and The Ohio Historical Society
Address: 14923 S Princetown Road / OH 534, 
Location: SE corner of S Princetown Rd / OH 534 and 2nd St
Latitude: 40.9025190
Longitude: -80.9548790