Port Washington, Ohio: Cy Young's Tombstone

A heavenly winged baseball carving and accumulated tokens of appreciation make this a special site for fans of pitching legend Cy Young (1867-1955).

1617 OH Hwy 258, Port Washington, OH
In the small cemetery just east of the Peoli United Methodist Church, on the south side of OH-258.
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Cy Young's winged baseball gravestone.

Cy Young's Tombstone

Cy Young's winged baseball gravestone is decorated with many baseball fan offerings.

[Brooke Chesson-Riedel, 11/28/2019]

Cy Young grave.

Cy Young's Tombstone

In Peoli, Ohio it's easy to find the tombstone of one of baseball's greatest players of all time. Out in the middle of Amish country in a very small cemetery you'll find Cy's grave marker with baseballs and other offerings from well wishing fans.

[Michael Nieto, 02/13/2015]

Nearby Offbeat Places

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Cy Young Hometown MuseumCy Young Hometown Museum, Newcomerstown, OH - 10 mi.
In the region:
Y Bridge, Zanesville, OH - 36 mi.

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