Remarkable Ohio

Serpent Mound Marker
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27-50 Front view of tavern

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Side A: The Old Stone Tavern. Built in 1804 by Jonathan Fowler, one of the founders of Poland Village, this structure served as his family home, general store, tavern and a hotel all at the same time. It became an important stagecoach stop on the main highway between Pittsburgh and Cleveland. In 1861, the future President of the United States, William McKinley was sworn into the Union Army from the tavern's front porch. Side B: Same. Same