Fort Defiance, 1794

Fort Defiance, 1794 (HMIZV)

Location: Defiance, OH 43512 Defiance County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 17.262', W 84° 21.421'

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Here in 1794 General Anthony Wayne built Fort Defiance during the Indian Wars prior to the Battle of Fallen Timbers.
Fort Winchester was built south of here during the War of 1812.
Down river from here is Preston Island, former site of Indian villages.
About one mile south of here is the site of the large Indian Council of 1792.
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Date Added Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 8:36pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 721319 N 4574064
Decimal Degrees41.28770000, -84.35701667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 17.262', W 84° 21.421'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 17' 15.72" N, 84° 21' 25.26" W
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Area Code(s)419, 567
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 320 Fort St, Defiance OH 43512, US
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