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Buffington Island Battlefield Memorial Park

56896 OH-124, Portland, OH 45770, USA

Buffington Island State Memorial commemorates the only significant Civil War battle that took place on Ohio soil. Here, the Union army routed a column of Confederate cavalry commanded by Gen. John Hunt Morgan in 1863.


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The memorial is approximately 20 miles east from Pomeroy, in Meigs County, on State Route 124, at Portland.

Visitor Services

Handicapped access, picnicking.

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Daily: Sunrise to sunset


(866) 363-2652

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