Maumee in Lucas County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Aftermath of War
To assert American presence, Wayne encamped there and sent a series of letters to British Major William Campbell. After three days in the area, Wayne moved the U.S. Legion to Fort Defiance and eventually to Fort Wayne, burning all Native American fields, villages and store houses along the way.
Erected by Metroparks of the Toledo Area.
Location. 41° 33.25′ N, 83° 41.407′ W. Marker is in Maumee, Ohio, in Lucas County. Marker can be reached from North Jerome Road south of Monclova Road, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. This marker is located on the grounds of the Fallen Timbers Battlefield, Metropark, in a clearing near the Interstate 475 and U.S. 24 exchange, and is the eleventh in a series of markers seen along the Fallen Timbers Battlefield, walking trail. Marker is in this post office area: Maumee OH 43537, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Treaty of Greenville (here, next to this marker); American Faces (here, next to this marker); Alliances (approx. 0.2 miles Fort Miamis Connection (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Battle Ends (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ready, Aim, Fire! (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Battle Begins (approx. 0.2 miles away); Archeology & Artifacts (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Maumee.
More about this marker. This particular marker is one of three markers located in an area that is part of the main park trail known as the "Downed Timber Node." The node area is surrounded by a number of large, rough cut, rectangular, stones, sitting in a clearing near the expressway interchange, with a number of well placed fallen timbers nearby.
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Native Americans • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 169 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.