Remarkable Ohio

Serpent Mound Marker

Home / Franklin County / 11-25 Groveport Log House [7]

ALERT: There are two markers numbered 11-25 in Franklin County. The other is 'Hannah Neil Mission and Home to the Friendless.'

Title, side A
Groveport Log House
Text, side A
Built on Main Street, circa 1815, this two story log residence was later sided. In 1974 during new post office site preparation, the log structure was discovered and moved to present location along Ohio-Erie Canal route. In adjoining Groveport Cemetery a monument honors local resident, John S. Rarey (1828-1866), internationally known horse trainer and owner of famous horse, Cruiser.
Address
551 Wirt Road
Groveport, OH 43125
Location
Located in the Groveport Heritage Park on Wirt Road
Coordinates
Latitude: 39.849716, Longitude: -82.885571.
Google map: