United States of America, Ohio, Wood County, Perrysburg
Knight-Ford Garden (Perrysburg, Ohio)
Established in 1908, the Knight-Ford Garden covers 14 acres. Original 1920s features include balustrades, glagstone terrace, stone benches and fountain. The 1920s wrought iron gates were brought from the present owner's family home.
Persons and firms associated with the garden include: Mrs. and Mrs. George Ross Ford (former owners, 1908); Mrs. and Mrs. Geroge Ross Ford, II. (former owners, 1965-1967); Mr. Robert Lloyd (former owner, 1969-1972); Mils, Rhines, Bellman and Nordhoff (architects, 1920s); Albert D. Taylor (landscape architect, 1920s); Michael Ducat (architect, 1980-1982); and Peter R. Peirce (architect, 1980-1982).
The folder includes a work sheet, site plan and copy of photograph of fountain.