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.

3-87 Old Wood County Jail

Side A: Old Wood County Jail 1847-1870. Built in 1847, during the Presidency of Polk, when Perrysburg was the County Seat, and used as the Jail and Infirmary until 1870. Continued to serve as the Perrysburg Jail until 1899, sold by the town in 1918. Acquired and restored by Mr. and Mrs. Charles W. Hoffmann in 1954. Listed in the Historic American Building Survey and National Register of Historical Landmarks, Library of Congress.
Side B: Same
Sponsors: The Charles W. Hoffman Family, The Wood County Historical Society and The Ohio Historical Society
Address: 240 W. Indiana Ave, 
Location: Prospect and Court Street near Wood County Court House
Latitude: 41.5554580
Longitude: -83.6316770