Fort Meigs

Ohio's War of 1812 Battlefield

Historic Maps

Created by Those Who Served

  • Lieutant Joseph H. Larwill's map of Fort Meigs
  • Larwill's Map
  • Drawn by 1st Lt. Joseph H. Larwill, 2nd Regiment, U.S. Artillery
  • Credit: Maumee Valley Historical Society & Toledo-Lucas County Public Library
  • Captain Daniel Cushing's map of Fort Meigs
  • Cushing's Map
  • Drawn by Captain Daniel Cushing, 2nd Regiment, U.S. Artillery
  • Credit: Toledo-Lucas County Public Library
  • Anonymous plan of Fort Meigs
  • Plan of Fort Meigs
  • Anonymous
  • Credit: Western Reserve Historical Society

At this time this is the most romantic looking place that ever my eyes saw; to look from the battery on to the river and meadows is the greatest charm of any place that ever was in any country that I ever traveled in...

~ Captain Daniel Cushing
2nd Regiment, U.S. Artillery
March 20, 1813