Created February 12, 1820 - Named for
—Colonel Eleazer Derby Wood —Born 1788 New York City. Killed in combat September 1814. West Point Graduate 1806. As Military Engineer Helped build Castle Williams, N.Y. and Ft. Norfolk Va. Honored by naming of Fort Wood in New York Harbor and monument at West Point.
|Placed By||Wood County Commissioners and the Solomon Kuder Chapter, National Society United States Daughters of 1812|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, August 1st, 2018 at 4:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17T E 278556 N 4583920|
|Decimal Degrees||41.37635000, -83.64805000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 22.581', W 83° 38.883'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 22' 34.86" N, 83° 38' 52.98" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||419, 567|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1 Court House Square, Bowling Green OH 43402, US|
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