Western Reserve

geographical name

Definition of Western Reserve

  1. tract of land in northeastern Ohio on the southern shore of Lake Erie area about 5470 square miles (14,222 square kilometers) Historically, the Western Reserve was part of the western lands of Connecticut which were ceded in 1800.


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