Columbia City in Whitley County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Eel River Post-Fort
Funded by Col. Augustin de le Balme Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
Erected 2001 by Troop 83, Laud, IN, Boy Scouts of America.
Location. 41° 9.614′ N, 85° 21.549′ W. Marker is in Columbia City, Indiana, in Whitley County. Marker is on De le Balme Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbia City IN 46725, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Last Home of Chief Little Turtle (within shouting distance of this marker); La Balme Massacre Site (approx. ¼ mile away); Colonel Augustin De La Balme (approx. half a mile away); Concord Methodist Church (approx. 1.8 miles away); Site of Little Turtle’s Miami Village (approx. 2½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia City.
Categories. • Native Americans • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 26, 2007, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. This page has been viewed 2,688 times since then and 70 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 26, 2007, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. 3. submitted on February 19, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.