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.

4-51 Claridon Prairie

Side A: This grass land, extending one mile east between the road and the railway, is one of the few surviving remnants of the once extensive prairies that were part of pioneer Marion County. This strip, preserved by chance when the railway and road were constructed side by side, contains more than 75 species of significant prairie grasses and flowers.
Side B: Same
Sponsors: Marion County Historical Society and The Ohio Historical Society
Address: Marion-Galion Road, 
Location: NE corner of OH 98 and Marion-Galion Road at the Conrail tracks
Latitude: 40.6181210
Longitude: -83.0287230