Dates used: 1897
Location of Fort: Otter, MT
GPS N: 45-17.
A civilian rock fortification by community cooperation during a threatened Cheyenne uprising. It was 12 foot by 18 foot breast works located on a hill five miles northeast of town. The threat never materialized and the fort was never used.
For more information see:
American Forts Network (internet)
Encyclopedia of Historic Forts
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