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1782 Estill’s Defeat

(Marker Number: 153) 

Location: Mt. Sterling, US 60 
Description: 
Here on March 22, 1782, in Battle of Little Mountain, Captain James Estill and 7 of his force of 25 pioneers were killed in desperate hand-to-hand fighting with a band of 25 marauding Wyandots. 

(Subjects: Indians | Wyandot Indians)