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

West Blockhouse

[Fort Defiance]

 
 
West Blockhouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, August 11, 2020
1. West Blockhouse Marker
Inscription.  Twenty-two foot square structure two levels with corner fireplace.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Forts and Castles.
 
Location. 41° 17.25′ N, 84° 21.433′ W. Marker is in Defiance, Ohio, in Defiance County. Marker is at the intersection of Fort Street and Washington Avenue, on the left when traveling east on Fort Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 320 Fort St, Defiance OH 43512, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Legion of Anthony Wayne (here, next to this marker); Construction Of Fort Defiance (here, next to this marker); Fort Defiance Flagstaff (here, next to this marker); Fort Defiance (a few steps from this marker); Cross Section of the Trench (a few steps from this marker); North Blockhouse (a few steps from this marker); Spemica Lawba–Johnny Logan (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Defiance, 1794 (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Defiance.
 
West Blockhouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, April 16, 2019
2. West Blockhouse Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 21, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 46 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 21, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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