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

Shawnee Glen

 
 
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By Dale K. Benington, March 6, 2010
1. Shawnee Glen Marker
Inscription.  
Shawnee Glen
1792
Home
of
Johnny Appleseed
1828
Morningside
Park

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionHorticulture & ForestrySettlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1792.
 
Location. 41° 17.392′ N, 84° 20.926′ W. Marker is in Defiance, Ohio, in Defiance County. Marker is on East River Drive 0.2 miles west of Maywinn Road, on the left when traveling east. This historical marker is located on the north side of the road, just to the west of a wooded gully that the road crosses over. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 682 East River Drive, 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. Coohcooche (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Winchester's Camp #2 / Preston Island (about 600 feet away); Johnny Appleseed (approx. ¼ mile away); Chief Pontiac (approx. 0.3 miles away); Pontiac Birthplace (approx. 0.4 miles away); French Indian Apple Tree (approx. 0.4 miles away);
Shawnee Glen Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, March 6, 2010
2. Shawnee Glen Marker
View of the historical marker with Shawnee Glen in the right-center background.
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Bark Cabin Home of Coohcoohe (approx. 0.4 miles away); Civil War Cannons (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Defiance.
 
Additional keywords. Swedenborgianism, Swedenborgians, Swedenborgian missionaries
 
Shawnee Glen Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, March 6, 2010
3. Shawnee Glen Marker
View looking east of the historical marker in the extreme left side of the picture with a view of River Drive coming in from the east and passing by the historical marker on its way to downtown Defiance, Ohio.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 29, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 9, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 778 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 9, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.

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