Remarkable Ohio

Serpent Mound Marker
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1-5 Hocking Valley Railway

257_107386.jpg Thumbnails1-5 The Marker near the station in Nelsonville along Rt. 33Thumbnails1-5 The Marker near the station in Nelsonville along Rt. 33Thumbnails1-5 The Marker near the station in Nelsonville along Rt. 33

Side A: Hocking Valley Railway. The arrival of the Columbus and Hocking Valley Railroad in 1869 led to the decline of the Hocking Canal and assured Nelsonville's prominence as a major shipping point of coal and industrial products. The portion of the railway from Logan in Nelsonville was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1988, along with steam locomotive #33 and caboose #90704. Side B: Same. Same