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Maumee in Lucas County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Aftermath of War

 
 
Aftermath of War Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, November 5, 2015
1. Aftermath of War Marker
Inscription. Once assured the Western Confederacy was not returning, Wayne marched his troops within cannon range of Fort Miamis.

To assert American presence, Wayne encamped there and sent a series of letters to British Major William Campbell. After three days in the area, Wayne moved the U.S. Legion to Fort Defiance and eventually to Fort Wayne, burning all Native American fields, villages and store houses along the way.
 
Erected by Metroparks of the Toledo Area.
 
Location. 41° 33.25′ N, 83° 41.407′ W. Marker is in Maumee, Ohio, in Lucas County. Marker can be reached from North Jerome Road south of Monclova Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. This marker is located on the grounds of the Fallen Timbers Battlefield, Metropark, in a clearing near the Interstate 475 and U.S. 24 exchange, and is the eleventh in a series of markers seen along the Fallen Timbers Battlefield, walking trail. Marker is in this post office area: Maumee OH 43537, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Treaty of Greenville (here, next to this marker); American Faces (here, next to this marker); Alliances (approx. 0.2 miles
Aftermath of War Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, November 5, 2015
2. Aftermath of War Marker
Close-up view, that is displayed on the marker, of an illustration of Fort Miamis.
away); Fort Miamis Connection (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Battle Ends (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ready, Aim, Fire! (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Battle Begins (approx. 0.2 miles away); Archeology & Artifacts (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Maumee.
 
More about this marker. This particular marker is one of three markers located in an area that is part of the main park trail known as the "Downed Timber Node." The node area is surrounded by a number of large, rough cut, rectangular, stones, sitting in a clearing near the expressway interchange, with a number of well placed fallen timbers nearby.
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesNative AmericansWars, US Indian
 
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By Dale K. Benington, November 5, 2015
3. Aftermath of War Marker
Close-up view, that is displayed on the marker, of a painting of General Anthony Wayne.
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By Dale K. Benington, November 5, 2015
4. Aftermath of War Marker
A distant view, looking northeast, of the "Down Timber Node," where this marker is located, with a view of the expressway interchange in the background.
Aftermath of War Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, November 5, 2015
5. Aftermath of War Marker
View, looking north, of the "Down Timber Node," where this marker is located, with a view of the expressway interchange in the background.
Aftermath of War Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, November 5, 2015
6. Aftermath of War Marker
View of this marker, as one of the three markers (featured marker on the right) in the "Downed Timber Node."
Aftermath of War Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, November 5, 2015
7. Aftermath of War Marker
View of the marker.
Aftermath of War Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, November 5, 2015
8. Aftermath of War Marker
View, looking south, of the "Down Timber Node," where this marker is located, with a view of the expressway (the Anthony Wayne Trail) in the background.
Map of the Fallen Timbers Metropark's Walking Trail image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, November 5, 2015
9. Map of the Fallen Timbers Metropark's Walking Trail
View of a map of the Fallen Timbers Battlefield park, showing the park's walking trail in red, and showing the "Downed Timber Node" (where this marker is located), near the right center of the map
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 26, 2015, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 195 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on November 27, 2015, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
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