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

Location Of The Bake Oven

[Fort Defiance]

 
 
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By TeamOHE, August 11, 2020
1. Location Of The Bake Oven Marker
Inscription.  Three separate fire basins with one central chimney were located here. There may have been an oven-like platform located above the basins for baking.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts and CastlesIndustry & Commerce.
 
Location. 41° 17.233′ 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. Anthony Wayne's Fort Defiance (here, next to this marker); South Blouckhouse (here, next to this marker); Reinforcement Work (here, next to this marker); Frontier Fort 1794-1796 (here, next to this marker); Fort Winchester (here, next to this marker); Fort Defiance (a few steps from this marker); Flood Poles (a few steps from this marker); Service Star Legion Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Defiance.
 
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By TeamOHE, April 16, 2019
2. Location Of The Bake Oven 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 58 times since then and 5 times this year. Last updated on November 22, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. 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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