Fort Wicked

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Other Names: American Ranch, Godfrey's Station

Dates used: 1864 - 1865

Location of Fort: Merino, CO

Use: Military




Established as an Overland Stage station before the Indian troubles in 1864, Holon Godfrey and his family used it to fight off the Indians in 1865.

For more information see:

American Forts Network (internet)

Encyclopedia of Historic Forts

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