Fort Bonneville

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Other Names:  Fort Benjamin, Fort Nonsense, Bonneville's Folly

Dates used: 1832

Location of Fort: Daniel, WY

Use:  Trading




Established in 1832 as an independent trading post that was abandoned soon after it was built.  It was a square stockade with blockhouses in diagonal corners.

For more information see:

American Forts Network (internet)

Encyclopedia of Historic Forts

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