Fort Cedar Point

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Dates used: 1867 - 1868

Location of Fort: Cedar Point, CO

Use: Military




Established on  July 23, 1867 to guard a freight station on the Union Pacific Railroad.  The post was abandoned on July 10, 1868 when the garrison left for Fort Riley, KA.

For more information see:

American Forts Network (internet)

Encyclopedia of Historic Forts

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