(1867-1882)This plateau above LaPrele Creek and the North Platte River was chosen as an Army post by Major Dye who described it as "...being neither so low as to be seriously affected by the rains or snow; nor so high and unprotected as to suffer from the winter winds." This optimistic view did not stand up during the winter months.
|Placed By||Fort Fetterman State Historic Site|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, January 4th, 2015 at 1:02am PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||13T E 460293 N 4743500|
|Decimal Degrees||42.84305000, -105.48591667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 42° 50.583', W 105° 29.155'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||42° 50' 34.98" N, 105° 29' 9.3" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 772-798 WY-93, Douglas WY 82633, US|
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