Near Eaton in Preble County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Site of Fort St. Clair
Erected 2001 by Ohio Bicentennial Commission, The Longaberger Company, Fort St. Clair's Company of Wayne's Legion and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 2-68.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts and CastlesMilitary • Native Americans • Wars, US Indian. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #09 William Henry Harrison, and the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is March 1792.
Location. 39° 44.295′ N, 84° 39.268′ W. Marker is near Eaton, Ohio, in Preble County. Marker can be reached from Camden Road (Ohio Route 355). Marker is in Fort St. Clair Park, within the former boundary of the fort. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 395 Camden Road, Eaton OH 45320, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Physicians in the Indian Wars / Roster of Physicians in the Indian Wars (within shouting distance of this marker); Ortt Fort Saint Clair Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Whispering Oak (about 300 feet away); Preble County Veterans Memorial (about 400 feet away); Mary Lander (about 700 feet away); Ortt's Preble County Civil War MemorialPreble County Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Eaton.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 4, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 18, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,867 times since then and 80 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 18, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 5, 6. submitted on January 14, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.