Eel River Post-Fort

Eel River Post-Fort (HM7N)

Location: Columbia City, IN 46725 Whitley County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 9.614', W 85° 21.549'

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Ten Rods North. Site of a Miami trading post 1762. Fortified by Chief Little Turtle 1779. House built for him after Greenville Treaty. Spared when Fort Razed by Colonel Simrall. Sept 1812.

Funded by Col. Augustin de le Balme Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
HM NumberHM7N
Year Placed2001
Placed ByTroop 83, Laud, IN, Boy Scouts of America
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 at 5:20am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 637665 N 4557842
Decimal Degrees41.16023333, -85.35915000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 9.614', W 85° 21.549'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 9' 36.84" N, 85° 21' 32.94" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)260
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 7036-7206 E Dela Balme Rd, Columbia City IN 46725, US
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