Fort Fred Steele
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP
N 41° 45.198 W 106° 57.064
13T E 337791 N 4624225
This marker gives a summary of the history of one of the forts built to protect the construction of the Transcontinental Railroad.
Waymark Code: WM1NAW
Location: Wyoming, United States
Date Posted: 06/07/2007
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member JacobBarlow
Views: 58

Fort Fred Steele was one of a series built during the construction of the Union Pacific Railroad across Wyoming.

The marker is located in the I-80 rest area at exit 228, which is adjacent to Fort Fred Steele State Historical Park.

Marker Name: Fort Fred Steele

Marker Type: Rural Roadside

Web link(s) for additional information: [Web Link]

Addtional Information: Not listed

Group Responsible for Placement: Not listed

Date Dedicated: Not listed

Marker Number: Not listed

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