Scotch Ridge, Ohio

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Scotch Ridge, Ohio
Unincorporated community
The former Scotch Ridge United Presbyterian Church
The former Scotch Ridge United Presbyterian Church
Scotch Ridge, Ohio is located in Ohio
Scotch Ridge, Ohio
Scotch Ridge, Ohio
Coordinates: 41°24′09.147″N 83°31′23.1312″W / 41.40254083°N 83.523092000°W / 41.40254083; -83.523092000Coordinates: 41°24′09.147″N 83°31′23.1312″W / 41.40254083°N 83.523092000°W / 41.40254083; -83.523092000
Country United States
State Ohio
County Wood
Elevation 659 ft (201 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 419 & 567

Scotch Ridge is an unincorporated community in Wood County, Ohio, United States.[2][3] It is part of Webster Township and located at the intersection of OH 199 and OH 105.

Scotch Ridge is part of the Eastwood Local School District.

A post office called Scotch Ridge was established in 1850, and remained in operation until 1926.[4] The community derives its name from Scotland, the ancestral home of a large share of the first settlers.[5]

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General vicinity of Scotch Ridge, Ohio 

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Search". Google Maps. Retrieved 12 January 2016. 
  2. ^ "Scotch Ridge, Ohio". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  3. ^ Scotch Ridge, Ohio-Ohio Hometown Locator
  4. ^ "Post offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 19 June 2016. 
  5. ^ Overman, William Daniel (1958). Ohio Town Names. Akron, OH: Atlantic Press. p. 124.