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North Baltimore is a village in Wood County, Ohio. Its history goes back to the early railroading and oil boom days of 1860. The area that was to become North Baltimore was known as the Black Swamp, and its land was owned by its founding fathers, B.L. Peters, Levi Tarr, Jacob Dirk, and George Franks. The town was founded in 1860, and the first train came through in 1873. The town was originally recorded under the name of New Baltimore, which was changed to North Baltimore in 1880.



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