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Fallen Timbers Battlefield

Maumee, Ohio
County of Lucas.
2 miles west of Maumee on U.S. 24
National Register Number: 66000616
Resource type: Site.
Property type: Defense - battle site. The threat level was Satisfactory in
2008.
Congressional District: OH-9 Certified Local Government: NO
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Current use/information: State memorial.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - October 9, 1960):
On August 20, 1794, General "Mad Anthony" Wayne's victory here over the Indians at Fallen Timbers asserted American sovereignty in the Old Northwest and made possible the Treaty of Green Ville. The battle and treaty insured a period of peaceful settlement in the Ohio Country long enough for the new nation to consolidate its hold on the Northwest Territory.

Condition:
A shopping mall was built across the street. No other threats were indicated.

Working towards completion of the agreement with NPS for the interpretation plan and the development plan.


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