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Wallula in Walla Walla County, Washington — The American West (Northwest)
 

Here Stood Fort Nez Perce

 
 
Fort Nez Perce Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 28, 2010
1. Fort Nez Perce Marker
Inscription.

Here Stood Fort Nez Perce
Also Called
Fort Walla Walla
Fur Trading Post of
Hudson's Bay Company
1818 — 1856

 
Erected by Walla Walla Kiwanians.
 
Location. 46° 5.07′ N, 118° 54.577′ W. Marker is in Wallula, Washington, in Walla Walla County. Marker is on U.S. 12 0.2 miles north of Columbia Way, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wallula WA 99363, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Walla Walla (a few steps from this marker); Ainsworth (approx. 10.8 miles away); Sacagawea (approx. 10.8 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Establishment of Fort Nez Perces. From the trailtribes.org website. (Submitted on January 29, 2014.) 

2. Fort Nez Perces - Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on February 1, 2014.)
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesIndustry & CommerceNative Americans
 
Fort Nez Perce Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 28, 2010
2. Fort Nez Perce Marker
Wide view of the Fort Walla Walla and Fort Nez Perce Markers image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, July 31, 2010
3. Wide view of the Fort Walla Walla and Fort Nez Perce Markers
The site of Fort Walla Walla is in the background, behind the marker, near of the left side of Wallula Gap. The area was flooded when the McNary Dam was built creating Lake Wallula.
Wallula Gap image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 28, 2010
4. Wallula Gap
View to the southwest from the marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 364 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.   3. submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.   4. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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