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Near Lima in Allen County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Shawnee Council House

Headquarters of Shawnee Indian Reservation

 
 
Shawnee Council House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, November 13, 2013
1. Shawnee Council House Marker
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Inscription. (AAA logo) Headquarters of the Shawnee Indian Reservation Shawnee Indian Council House located 250 feet east
 
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 (approx. 0.4 miles away but has been reported missing); 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. 2.5 miles away); The Shawnee Indian Reservation (approx. 2.8 miles away); West Market Street Boulevard Historic District (approx. 2.9 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
Shawnee Council House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, November 13, 2013
2. Shawnee Council House Marker
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Road, 1 mile to Shawnee Road,
turn right (north), marker is approximately 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
 
Marker Site image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, November 13, 2013
3. Marker Site
marker can be seen from Shawnee Road. This is a VERY busy road, be cautious when parking
 
 
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 441 times since then and 72 times this year. 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.
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