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

North Blockhouse

[Fort Defiance]

 
 
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By TeamOHE, August 11, 2020
1. North Blockhouse Marker
Inscription.  Artificer and blacksmithing activities took place in this area.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts and CastlesIndustry & Commerce.
 
Location. 41° 17.25′ N, 84° 21.417′ 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. Cross Section of the Trench (here, next to this marker); Buffalo Were Recorded Here In 1718 (a few steps from this marker); Spemica Lawba–Johnny Logan (a few steps from this marker); Civil War Cannons (a few steps from this marker); Fort Defiance Flagstaff (a few steps from this marker); Fort Defiance, 1794 (a few steps from this marker); West Blockhouse (a few steps from this marker); Legion of Anthony Wayne (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Defiance.
 
North Blockhouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, April 16, 2019
2. North Blockhouse Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 23, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 21, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 38 times since then. 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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