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Circleville, Ohio

The city of Circleville, Ohio is the county seat of Pickaway County. Located along the Scioto River, the city has a current population of just fewer than 13,500. Although the layout of the city has changed since its founding, many of Circleville's municipal buildings date from the 19th century, and the brick and masonry structures lend charm to the downtown area. Major employers include General Electric, DuPont and Berger Health System. Local attractions include the annual Circleville Pumpkin Show, which has been held nearly every year since 1903, and A.W. Marion State Park.

Founded in 1810, Circleville is an unusual example of urban planning. Early maps show concentric rings of streets, with radial streets converging on a central octagonal building. Over time, this layout proved unsatisfactory, and by 1856, the Circleville Squaring Company had converted the town to a more conventional grid plan. In the 19th century, access to the Ohio River and the Ohio and Erie Canal helped the city to prosper. Agriculture and related industries such as meatpacking, canning and leather tanning were predominant. Circleville was home to several paper container mills, including the American Straw Board Company, and the Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation, formerly the Jefferson-Smurfit Company, which closed in 1998. Other 20th century manufacturing concerns in Circleville have included a General Electric lamp manufacturing plant, a DuPont plant, and a Reynolds Metals plant.

Circleville's manufacturing roots and legacy of historic buildings make asbestos exposure an ongoing concern. Workers exposed to asbestos may be at risk for mesothelioma, a cancer of the lungs. For your convenience, we have listed mesothelioma oncologists located in or near Circleville at the bottom of this page. If you or a loved one were diagnosed with asbestos cancer in Circleville, you should also consider contacting an asbestos attorney.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Circleville

The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance has compiled information obtained from a number of sources to identify the following jobsites in Circleville where asbestos exposure was known to have occurred. These sites are listed below.

  • American Strawboard Company
  • C E Sears and Company
  • Circleville High School
  • Circleville Light and Power Company
  • Circleville Plant Al Russkow
  • Container Corporation of America
  • Dupont Chemical
  • E.I. Dupont De Nemours and Company
  • General Electric Company
  • H.M. Crites Milling Company
  • Heffner Milling Company
  • Jefferson Smurfit Corp Cca
  • Mid -West Box Company
  • Ohio Cereal Company
  • Ohio Utilities Company
  • Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company
  • Pressing and Orr Company
  • Rca
  • Reynolds Near

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Circleville, Ohio

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma cancer centers that are located within a 100 mile radius of Circleville, Ohio. Please click on a cancer center link to obtain more information about the clinical programs offered, professional designations, areas of expertise and how to contact the center.


300 West 10th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210

Distance: 28.4 miles

Mesothelioma Doctors near Circleville, Ohio

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma doctors that are located within a 100 mile radius of Circleville, Ohio. Please click on a doctor link to obtain more information about his/her background, areas of expertise, professional affiliations, and office locations.

Dr. David P. Carbone
Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center
The James–Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute
300 West 10th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210

Distance: 28.4 miles

Dr. Nepal C. Chowdhury
St. Mary's Medical Center
St. Mary’s Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeons
2828 First Avenue, Suite 200
Huntington, WV 25702

Distance: 86.0 miles

Dr. Rebecca S. Wolfer
Marshall University Medical Center
University Surgical Associates
1600 Medical Center Drive, Suite 2500
Huntington, WV 25701

Distance: 89.6 miles

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Circleville, Ohio

Don’t lose your rights! If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma and were exposed to asbestos in Ohio, you may be entitled to compensation. You may have limited time to file a claim. If you have been diagnosed with mesothelioma and have a pathology report in hand to support that diagnosis, you are eligible for financial assistance.

Asbestos Related News in Ohio

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