Fort Junction

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Other Names: 

Dates used: 1864

Location of Fort: Longmont, CO

Use: Military




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.

For more information see:

American Forts Network (internet)

Encyclopedia of Historic Forts

Forts of the West

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