Bowling Green Fault

Bowling Green Fault (HM1R70)

Location: Waterville, OH 43566 Lucas County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 29.276', W 83° 43.878'

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The Bowling Green Fault, a geological feature unique to the Great Lakes region, passes through Farnsworth Metropark. The 100-mile-long fault, which runs from south of Findlay into southern Michigan, is exposed at the Maumee River in the bedrock and in the river rapids when the water is low. A fault, sometimes associated with earthquakes, is a fracture in a rock formation where movement has occurred.
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HM NumberHM1R70
Placed ByMetroparks of the Toledo Area
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016 at 9:01am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 271985 N 4596526
Decimal Degrees41.48793333, -83.73130000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 29.276', W 83° 43.878'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 29' 16.56" N, 83° 43' 52.68" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)419, 567
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Towpath Trail, Waterville OH 43566, US
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