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.

2-8 Dixon-Washburn Log House

Side A: This house originally stood at Logan’s Gap, Union Township. By tradition, it was constructed in 1793 by Indian scouts William Dixon and Cornelius Washburn who became residents of Brown County. Dixon lived in this house until 1800.
Side B: Same
Sponsors: House presented by Donald W. and Dotty Martin in honor of her parents Lawrence and Daisy Downing. Restoration by the Brown County Historical Society, 1976. The Ohio Historical Society
Address: Brown County Fairgrounds off W. State Street/OH 125, 
Location: At the log house on the E side of the circular track
Latitude: 38.8625400
Longitude: -83.9081440