—Founder of Niles —1806 - Built his log cabin home in Heaton Park, Vienna Avenue. 1806/07 - Constructed a grist mill, dam and mill race along Mosquito Creek. 1809 - Manufactured first bar iron in Ohio. 1812/13 - Constructed "Maria" blast furnace. 1820 - Built his residence at 1355 Robbins Avenue. 1834 - Platted 54 downtown lots. Names settlement "Nilestown."
|Series||This marker is part of the Ohio: Ohio Historical Society series|
|Placed By||The Niles Historical Society and The Ohio Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, August 10th, 2018 at 10:04pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17T E 519703 N 4558760|
|Decimal Degrees||41.17995000, -80.76508333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 10.797', W 80° 45.905'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 10' 47.82" N, 80° 45' 54.3" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 25 S Main St, Niles OH 44446, US|
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