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Fort Benton in Chouteau County, Montana — The American West (Mountains)
 

Steamboat Relics

 
 
Steamboat Relics and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 14, 2019
1. Steamboat Relics and Marker
Inscription.  
Part of the remains of Fort Benton's last steam boats.

Baby Rose & City of Fort Benton were both lost on the Missouri after 1900.

 
Location. 47° 49.243′ N, 110° 39.842′ W. Marker is in Fort Benton, Montana, in Chouteau County. Marker is on Front Street near 18th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Benton MT 59442, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Benton and the Indian Wars (here, next to this marker); Fort Benton Historic District (here, next to this marker); Old Fort Benton (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Benton – Fort MacLeod Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Buffalo Robe Fur Press (within shouting distance of this marker); War Dogs Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Engage's Quarters (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Montana Memorial (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Benton.
 
More about this marker. This marker is in Old Fort Benton Park.
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on November 4, 2019. This page originally submitted on November 4, 2019, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 42 times since then and 2 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on November 4, 2019, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.
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