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Near Camden in Preble County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Marking the Trail

 
 
Marking the Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Darryl R Smith, November 13, 2017
1. Marking the Trail Marker
Inscription.
Marking the trail
-of-
Anthony Wayne
Cut Oct. 1793
- Erected 1912

 
Erected 1912.
 
Location. 39° 36.238′ N, 84° 35.542′ W. Marker is near Camden, Ohio, in Preble County. Marker is at the intersection of Wayne Trace Road (County Route 5) and Camden West Elkton Road, on the left when traveling north on Wayne Trace Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10100 Wayne Trace Road, Camden OH 45311, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Camden War Memorial (approx. 3 miles away); Historic Hopewell / Historic Hopewell Cemetery (approx. 8.9 miles away); Winter Zellar (Zero) Swartsel (approx. 9.1 miles away); Farmersville War Memorial (approx. 9.2 miles away); The Doty Settlement / The Pioneer Farmstead (approx. 9.3 miles away); The Legend of the Baby in the Well (approx. 9.3 miles away); The DeWitt Family / The DeWitt Log Homestead (approx. 9.3 miles away); Birthplace of Swine Improvement in America (approx. 9.3 miles away).
 
Regarding Marking the Trail. It appears to have been one of a series of trace markers, no others of this type are known to be
Marking the Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Darryl R Smith, November 13, 2017
2. Marking the Trail Marker
in existence.
 
Categories. Wars, US Indian
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 11, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 9, 2017, by Darryl R Smith of Cincinnati, Ohio. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 9, 2017, by Darryl R Smith of Cincinnati, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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