Near Lima in Allen County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Shawnee Council House
Headquarters of Shawnee Indian Reservation
Erected by Lima Auto Club.
Location. 40° 42.062′ N, 84° 9.083′ W. Marker is near Lima, Ohio, in Allen County. Marker is on Shawnee Road 0.1 miles north of Zimmehly Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Shawnee Road east side, 400 feet north of Zimmehly Road. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2650 Shawnee Rd, Lima OH 45806, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. In Memory of Chief P-H-T and the Hawg Creek Shawnee (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Shawnee Council House (was approx. 0.4 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Sharp School Bell (approx. 0.9 miles away); Johnny Appleseed Tree (approx. 0.9 miles away); Veterans Freedom Flag Monument (approx. 1.2 miles away); Mary Shafer (approx. 2.4 miles away); Solar Refinery (approx. 2½ miles away); The Shawnee Indian Reservation (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lima.
More about this marker. exit 120 off I-75, west on Breese Road, 1 mile to Shawnee
turn right (north), marker is approximately ¾ mile north, on the right (east side)
past Zimmehly Road
this area was long known as “Fort Shawnee”, but the Village Council has dissolved
Categories. • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 3, 2014, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 563 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 3, 2014, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.