Knisley Springs Farm

Knisley Springs Farm (HM1SAA)

Location: Tiro, OH 44887 Crawford County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 50.163', W 82° 49.913'

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Long known to the Indians for the mineral spring water, this land was purchased in 1819 by Samuel Knisley. After 1880 it was developed as a resort area by Dr. Jerome Bland, who also established a cattle and horse breeding farm. In 1930 the land became part of Pickwick Farms which in 1976 was the largest standardbred breeding farm in Ohio and known throughout the United States and Canada.
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HM NumberHM1SAA
Marker Number6- 17
Year Placed1977
Placed ByThe Michael Families and The Ohio Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, May 22nd, 2016 at 5:01am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 345550 N 4522172
Decimal Degrees40.83605000, -82.83188333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 50.163', W 82° 49.913'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 50' 9.78" N, 82° 49' 54.78" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)419
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5921 Cox Rd, Tiro OH 44887, US
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