OOSI Sculpture

Symmes Park Hollow Earth

1840 / Americus Symmes / Hamilton

It is placed in a 2 acre park and enclosed by a six-foot high iron fence. The monument's design consists of a stone obelisk with a globe on top with a hole in it. There are new bronze plaques on the new base that duplicate the original carved inscriptions that are now difficult to read.

Location: bordered by Elks Building, railroad tracks, 3rd Street and 4th Street

County

: Hamilton

Citation

: Americus Symmes, “Symmes Park Hollow Earth,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture Inventory, accessed November 21, 2017, http://oosi.sculpturecenter.org/items/show/996.

Dublin Core

Title

Symmes Park Hollow Earth

Description

It is placed in a 2 acre park and enclosed by a six-foot high iron fence. The monument's design consists of a stone obelisk with a globe on top with a hole in it. There are new bronze plaques on the new base that duplicate the original carved inscriptions that are now difficult to read.

Creator

Date

1840

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Location City

Location County

Location Site

bordered by Elks Building, railroad tracks, 3rd Street and 4th Street

Creation Date

01/01/1840