The Restoration:

Reassembly of the Flagpole


Sandblasting and Welding

Pole comes down video

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On this website, you will find information on the Ravenna flagpole’s history and significance, pictures taken throughout its 121 year history, videos about the flagpole, and ways you can assist in the preservation of the Ravenna flagpole. You can also find out how to order the ever-popular Ravenna Record.

October 22, 2014:The Ravenna Flagpole was reassembled.



This time-lapse compresses the 7-hour reassembly into 4 minutes.



July 29, 2014: The Ravenna Flagpole was carefully disassembled and removed for its complete restoration.


This time-lapse compresses the entire eight-hour disassembly into 3 minutes.



Professor Robert Bruegmann speaks on the history and national significance of the historic 150 foot tall 1893 Ravenna Ohio Flagpole.







The 1893 flagpole in 2013.