Ohio State Route 603

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State Route 603 marker

State Route 603
Route information
Maintained by ODOT
Length: 33.58 mi[3] (54.04 km)
Existed: 1938[1][2] – present
Major junctions
South end: SR 95 near Perrysville
 

SR 430 near Mifflin

US 30 near Mifflin
North end: SR 61 / SR 98 in Plymouth
Location
Counties: Richland, Ashland
Highway system
SR 602 SR 604
The Silas Ferrell House, a historic site on State Route 603 at Shiloh

State Route 603 (SR 603) is a north–south state highway in the northern portion of the U.S. state of Ohio. Its southern terminus is at State Route 95 near Perrysville, and its northern terminus is at State Routes 61 and 98 in Plymouth along the Baseline Road that separates Huron County and Richland County, and subsequently the southern boundary of the Firelands and Connecticut Western Reserve.

History[edit]

SR 603 was commissioned in 1938 along its current alignment, between Shiloh and SR 95.[1][2] Between 1953 and 1955 the route was paved.[4][5] The route was extended west to Plymouth between 1959 and 1961.[6][7]

Major intersections[edit]

County Location Mile[3] km Destinations Notes
Richland Monroe Township 0.00 0.00 SR 95 – Perrysville, Butler
4.72 7.60 SR 39 – Perrysville, Lucas
Ashland Mifflin Township 9.98 16.06 SR 430 west Eastern terminus of SR 430
10.60 17.06 US 30 – Mansfield, Wooster
Richland
No major junctions
Ashland Milton Township 13.63 21.94 US 42 – Mansfield, Ashland
Richland Weller Township 18.71 30.11 SR 545 (North Olivesburg Road) – Mansfield, Savannah
19.09 30.72 SR 96 – Shelby, Ashland
Blooming Grove Township 23.11 37.19 SR 13 – Mansfield, Norwalk
RichlandHuron
county line
Plymouth 33.58 54.04 SR 61 / SR 98 (Plymouth Street / Sandusky Street) / West Broadway Street
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Ohio Department of Highways (1937). Official Highway map of Ohio (Map). 1 in=10 mi. Cartography by ODOH (1937 ed.). http://www.dot.state.oh.us/Divisions/Planning/TechServ/TIM/Pages/OfficialTransportationMaps.aspx. Retrieved September 17, 2013.
  2. ^ a b Ohio Department of Highways (1938). Official Highway map of Ohio (Map). 1 in=10 mi. Cartography by ODOH (1938 ed.). http://www.dot.state.oh.us/Divisions/Planning/TechServ/TIM/Pages/OfficialTransportationMaps.aspx. Retrieved September 17, 2013.
  3. ^ a b Ohio Department of Transportation. "Technical Services Straight Line Diagrams". Retrieved August 31, 2013. 
  4. ^ Ohio Department of Highways (1953). Official Highway map of Ohio (Map). 1 in=10 mi. Cartography by ODOH (1953 ed.). http://www.dot.state.oh.us/Divisions/Planning/TechServ/TIM/Pages/OfficialTransportationMaps.aspx. Retrieved September 17, 2013.
  5. ^ Ohio Department of Highways (1955). Official Highway map of Ohio (Map). 1 in=10 mi. Cartography by ODOH (1955 ed.). http://www.dot.state.oh.us/Divisions/Planning/TechServ/TIM/Pages/OfficialTransportationMaps.aspx. Retrieved September 17, 2013.
  6. ^ Ohio Department of Highways (1959). Official Highway map of Ohio (Map). 1 in=10 mi. Cartography by ODOH (1959–1960 ed.). http://www.dot.state.oh.us/Divisions/Planning/TechServ/TIM/Pages/OfficialTransportationMaps.aspx. Retrieved September 17, 2013.
  7. ^ Ohio Department of Highways (1961). Official Highway map of Ohio (Map). 1 in=10 mi. Cartography by ODOH (1961 ed.). http://www.dot.state.oh.us/Divisions/Planning/TechServ/TIM/Pages/OfficialTransportationMaps.aspx. Retrieved September 17, 2013.