Fort Recovery in Mercer County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
St. Clair's Defeat
Erected 2003 by 2003 by The Ohio Bicentennial Commission, The Marietta Chapter NSDAR, Fort Recovery Historical Society, The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 4-54.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
Location. 40° 24.827′ N, 84° 46.785′ W. Marker is in Fort Recovery, Ohio, in Mercer County. Marker is on Wayne Street 0 miles north of Butler Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located in the heart of the downtown business area of Fort Recovery, Ohio. It is situated on the west side of Wayne Street, in the middle of the block formed by Boundary Street to the north and Butler Street to the south, in front of the Fort Recovery Historical Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 169 Wayne Street,, Fort Recovery OH 45846, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Wayne's Victory (here, next to this marker); Gen. Richard Butler (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of Fort Recovery (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named St. Clair's Defeat (within shouting distance of this marker); Strong, tall, redheaded Nance (within shouting distance of this marker); Sha'anoe Warrior Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Greene Ville Treaty Line (about 300 feet away); St. Clair's Defeat / Fort Recovery (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Recovery.
Also see . . .
1. St. Clair's Defeat. This link is published and made available by, "Ohio History Central," an online encyclopedia of Ohio History. (Submitted on June 28, 2009, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
2. Ohio's Native American Wars. This web link was both published and made available by, "Touring Ohio." (Submitted on June 28, 2009, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
3. Battle of the Wabash. (Submitted on June 28, 2009, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
Categories. • Native Americans • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 28, 2009, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 966 times since then and 20 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on June 28, 2009, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.