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

Site of Lock No. 13

 
 
Site of Lock No. 13 Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By TeamOHE, April 21, 2019
1. Site of Lock No. 13 Marker
Inscription.  Site of Lock No.13 Miami-Erie Canal Built 1825-45
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the The Miami & Erie Canal series list.
 
Location. 41° 17.583′ N, 84° 17.048′ W. Marker is near Independence, Ohio, in Defiance County. Marker is on Ohio Route 424, on the right when traveling east. 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 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Two Canals (within shouting distance of this marker); Lock No. 13 & Independence Dam / Two Canals (within shouting distance of this marker); 70 Vet Survivors of C.C.C. Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Kentucky & Ohio Soldiers Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Winchester's Camp No. 3/Fort Starvation / The Old Kentucky Burial Grounds (approx. 1.1 miles away); Site Of Mamie - Bessie Nagel Farm (approx. 2.1 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.7 miles away); Historic Defiance (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Independence.
 
Site of Lock No. 13 Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By TeamOHE, April 28, 2018
2. Site of Lock No. 13 Marker
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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 Napoleon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 55 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 10, 2021, by TeamOHE of Napoleon, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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Jun. 26, 2022