Near Columbia City in Whitley County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Last Home of Chief Little Turtle
Site of British Fort
Last Home of
Chief Little Turtle
Erected by Charles H. More.
Location. 41° 9.607′ N, 85° 21.573′ W. Marker is near Columbia City, Indiana, in Whitley County. Marker is on De la Balme Road north of East Old Trail Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. This historical marker is situated near the north side of the road, affixed to a large stone, on a residential property, at a bend in De la Balme Road where the road turns from running north to running east. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6905 De la Balme Road, Columbia City IN 46725, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Eel River Post-Fort (within shouting distance of this marker); La Balme Massacre Site (approx. 0.3 miles 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 Seek's Village (approx. 3˝ miles away); Site of First County Court and First Mill (approx. 5.2 miles away); Eel River Battlefield (approx. 5.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia City.
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Native Americans • War of 1812 • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 18, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 936 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 18, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on February 19, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.