Miami Township, Hamilton County, Ohio

Miami Township, Hamilton County, Ohio

  • Built in 1959, this historic bridge is one of the few Steel Truss Bridges still standing in the United States.

  • The First Principal Meridian Marker has a fascinating history that very few people know about. This is one of 3 State line markers along the Ohio/Indiana border. Three w…[View More]

  • The first train robbery in the United States happened near North Bend, Ohio on the Ohio & Mississippi Railroad.

  • Fort Finney was built in 1785 near the current Miami Fort Power Plant. Many people drive by this site everyday but few know of its existence.

  • Dugan Gap is a Ghost Road due to the fact that it hasn’t been maintained in over 50 years yet it is still a legal right of way.

  • This town was developed in 1925 for the workers at the Miami Fort Power Plant which was right across the road.

  • Founded in the 1930s, the site was designed as a summer camp in a rural area for children from the city of Cincinnati.

  • A fascinating story of the former Cincinnati and Whitewater Canal which dates back to 1839.

  • The Jackson House was built in 1859 and at one point was used as a school for the local children.

  • Lochery’s Internment Camp dates back to 1781 during the Revolutionary War.

  • The original “Lost Bridge” was a covered bridge built in 1866 and lost to a fire in 1903. However, that is not the reason it was dubbed “The Lost Brid…[View More]

  • Three 1 room school houses still stand in Miami Township. Here’s the story before the consoildated school system came into existence.