Wayne Trace

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Location: US 224, Decatur (Adams County, Indiana)

Marker No Longer Standing. Replaced by 01.1977.1 The Wayne Trace.

Erected by Indiana Sesquicentennial Commission, 1966

ID#: 01.1966.1

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An ancient Indian trail running northwest-southeast through this region was traversed by the American Army under Josiah Harmar in 1790 and by Anthony Wayne’s Legion in 1794.

Keywords


American Indian, Transportation, Military