Dates used: 1864
Location of Fort: Longmont, CO
Established in 1864 at the junction of the Bolder and St. Vrain Rivers because of the Indian troubles. It served as a way station for military officers, Army scouts, and other travelers for a number of years.
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American Forts Network (internet)
Encyclopedia of Historic Forts
Forts of the West
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