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Lisbon, Ohio: Farthest North by the South

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Address:
40231 OH-518, Lisbon, OH
Directions:
South of town. On the south side of OH-518, 2.5 miles west of the tiny towny of West Point, and only a couple hundred yards west of the West Beaver Presbyterian Church and graveyard.
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Farthest North by the South

Plaque on a big rock marks "the farthest point north ever reached by any body of Confederate troops during the Civil War."

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Farthest North by the South.

Farthest North by the South

This is really easy to miss. It's a small marker by the road, and there is only one small sign on the road before you get there. This is the terminus of a 200+ mile trail stretching across the state from west to east. There is a ditch between the road and the marker that makes pulling over impossible. There is a business (PCIS) with a parking lot right next to the marker. There was nobody there on a Saturday, but I can't speak for the rest of the week.

[Arik, 12/08/2023]

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