Fort  Pease

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Dates used: 1875 - 1876

Location of Fort: Bighorn, MT

Use: Trading

GPS  N: 46-13.791

         W: 107-25.761

Established by F D Pease, the first agent to the Crow Indians, along with two partners about seven miles down stream from the mouth of the Big Horn River.  The 100 foot square stockade was burned by the Sioux and Cheyenne when it was abandoned in the spring of 1876.

For more information see:

American Forts Network (internet)

Encyclopedia of Historic Forts

Custer's Luck

March of the Montana Column

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