Maumee in Lucas County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Aftermath of War
To assert American presence, Wayne encamped there and sent a series of letters to British Major William Campbell. After three days in the area, Wayne moved the U.S. Legion to Fort Defiance and eventually to Fort Wayne, burning all Native American fields, villages and store houses along the way.
Erected by Metroparks of the Toledo Area.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts and Castles • Native Americans • Wars, US Indian.
Location. 41° 33.25′ N, 83° 41.407′ W. Marker is in Maumee, Ohio, in Lucas County. Marker can be reached from North Jerome Road south of Monclova Road, on the left when traveling south. This marker is located on the grounds of the Fallen Timbers Battlefield, Metropark, in a clearing near the Interstate 475 and U.S. 24 exchange, and is the eleventh in a series of markers seen along the Fallen Timbers Battlefield, walking Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Maumee OH 43537, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Treaty of Greenville (here, next to this marker); American Faces (here, next to this marker); Alliances (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Miamis Connection (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Battle Ends (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ready, Aim, Fire! (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Battle Begins (approx. 0.2 miles away); Archeology & Artifacts (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Maumee.
More about this marker. This particular marker is one of three markers located in an area that is part of the main park trail known as the "Downed Timber Node." The node area is surrounded by a number of large, rough cut, rectangular, stones, sitting in a clearing near the expressway interchange, with a number of well placed fallen timbers nearby.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 26, 2015, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 321 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on November 27, 2015, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.