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Zanesfield in Logan County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Site of Fort Wapatomica

 
 
Site of Fort Wapatomica Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Baker, October 14, 2016
1. Site of Fort Wapatomica Marker
Inscription. During the Revolution the Wyandot Village here became a British War base called Wapatomica. Invasions against Bryant Station, Ky. and Fort Henry (Wheeling, W. Va.) were planned and started from here. Fort erected 1782, was destroyed 1786 by Col. Logan for whom County was named.
 
Location. 40° 20.211′ N, 83° 40.629′ W. Marker is in Zanesfield, Ohio, in Logan County. Marker is on Sandusky Street near Water Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Zanesfield OH 43360, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Isaac Zane & Princess Myeerah (here, next to this marker); In Memory of Isaac Zane (within shouting distance of this marker); Gen. Simon Kenton (within shouting distance of this marker); Zanesfield (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); China Flats (about 600 feet away); Helen Wonders Blue Memorial Park (about 800 feet away); Ebenezer Zane Cabin (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gen. Simon Kenton / Historical Home Site (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Zanesfield.
 
More about this marker. This marker is on the back side of a boulder containing another marker already listed. This is NOT on the HUGE
Site of Fort Wapatomica Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Baker, October 14, 2016
2. Site of Fort Wapatomica Marker
boulder 70 feet away that contains several markers.
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Baker of Lima, Ohio. This page has been viewed 136 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Michael Baker of Lima, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on October 16, 2016.
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