Fort Wayne in Allen County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Maumee - Wabash Portage
Erected by Allen County - Fort Wayne Historical Society.
Location. 41° 4.462′ N, 85° 10.795′ W. Marker is in Fort Wayne, Indiana, in Allen County. Marker is on Lindenwood Avenue 0 miles north of West Jefferson Boulevard, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Wayne IN 46802, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lindenwood Cemetery (approx. half a mile away); Wabash and Erie Canal Groundbreaking (approx. 0.8 miles away); Camp Allen 1861-64 (approx. 1.1 miles away but has been reported missing); Site of the Fort Wayne College (approx. 1.2 miles away); "Johnny Appleseed" (approx. 1.2 miles away); Old Aqueduct Club Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away); Fort Miamis (approx. 1.6 miles away); The First French Fort / The First Playground in Fort Wayne (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Wayne.
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Also see . . .
1. Wikipedia entry for Kekionga. (Submitted on July 24, 2009, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
2. Maumee-Wabash Portage: The Glorious Gate. An article about the Glorious Gate published through the Little River Wetlands Project. (Submitted on July 24, 2009, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Industry & Commerce • Landmarks • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 24, 2009, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 2,067 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 24, 2009, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.