Fort Bridger
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz
N 41° 19.100 W 110° 23.331
12T E 551150 N 4574276
Quick Description: This monument was erected by local residents at a time when there was not a lot to distinguish the Fort as a National Historic Asset.
Location: Wyoming, United States
Date Posted: 10/5/2010 7:34:37 PM
Waymark Code: WM9WHK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member muddawber
Views: 13

Long Description:
The plaque is inscribed:
Fort Bridger
Established
As a Trading Post in 1843U. S. Military Post
On the Overland Trail
June 10, 1858 to October 6, 1890

This monument erected by
a few interested residents of the
Community in the year
1914
Marker Name: Fort Bridger

Marker Type: Rural Roadside

Group Responsible for Placement: A Few Residents of the Community

Date Dedicated: 1914

Marker Number: None

Addtional Information: Not listed

Web link(s) for additional information: Not listed

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