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

Fort Winchester - Former Site Of South West Blockhouse

 
 
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By TeamOHE, May 16, 2019
1. Fort Winchester - Former Site Of South West Blockhouse Marker
Inscription.  Former site of SW Blockhouse Fort Winchester 1812 - 1815
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Forts and Castles. A significant historical year for this entry is 1812.
 
Location. 41° 17.096′ N, 84° 21.606′ W. Marker is in Defiance, Ohio, in Defiance County. Marker is at the intersection of W. 3rd Street and Jefferson Avenue, on the right when traveling west on W. 3rd Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: 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. Fort Winchester - Former Site Of South East Blockhouse (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Winchester (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named Fort Winchester (about 600 feet away); Fort Winchester - Former Site Of North West Blockhouse (about 700 feet away); 1913 Flood (about 700 feet away); Fort Winchester - Former Site Of North East Blockhouse (about 800 feet away); Courthouse Clocktower Bell (about 800 feet away); Defiance County War Savings Quota (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Defiance.
 
Fort Winchester - Former Site Of South West Blockhouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, May 16, 2019
2. Fort Winchester - Former Site Of South West Blockhouse Marker
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By TeamOHE, May 16, 2019
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Credits. This page was last revised on May 12, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 10, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 36 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 10, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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