Grassy Run Battlefield Historical

Grassy Run Battlefield Historical (HM1STR)

Location: Williamsburg, OH 45176 Clermont County
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N 39° 7.826', W 84° 0.386'

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In these fields on the southwest side of the east
Fork of the Little Miami River, opposite the mouth
of Grassy Run, was fought the Battle of Grassy
Run April 10, 1792. Simon Kenton led a group of
frontiersmen from Limestone (Maysville), KY area
against an encampment of Shawnee led by Tecumseh.
The battle was fought at night in the rain and due
to circumstances, confusion reigned. The Shawnee
women and children fled across the East Fork at
Lime Kiln Ford, about one-half mile east, while
the men drove off the Kenton party.
In 1811 this was the site of a Wyandot village,
the last Indian village in Clermont County.
Year Placed2003
Placed ByClermont County Bicentennial Committee
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, June 28th, 2016 at 9:01am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 758765 N 4335519
Decimal Degrees39.13043333, -84.00643333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 7.826', W 84° 0.386'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 7' 49.56" N, 84° 0' 23.16" W
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Area Code(s)513, 937
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5201-5299 Burdsall Rd, Williamsburg OH 45176, US
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