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Wallsburg in Wasatch County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Wallsburg Fort

 
 
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By Tyler Thorsted, April 5, 2020
1. Wallsburg Fort Marker
Inscription.  This monument stands 62 feet South, 2 feet East of the center of the fort built in 1862 by William M. Wall and the pioneers of Wallsburg. 20 families lived in the fort which was 400 feet square. This valley, known to the Indians as Little Warm Valley, was later called Round Valley and finally Wallsburg, honoring its founder.
 
Erected 1936 by Wallsburg Ward Aaronic Priesthood and Utah Pioneer Trails and Landmarks Association. (Marker Number 66.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionForts and CastlesSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Utah Pioneer Trails and Landmarks Association series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1862.
 
Location. 40° 23.175′ N, 111° 25.353′ W. Marker is in Wallsburg, Utah, in Wasatch County. Marker can be reached from South Center Street/West Main Canyon Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wallsburg UT 84082, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the
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By Tyler Thorsted, April 5, 2020
2. Wallsburg Fort Marker
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crow flies. In Memory of Edwin Whiting Pioneer (approx. 10.7 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 18, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 14, 2020, by Tyler Thorsted of Orem, Utah. This page has been viewed 80 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 14, 2020, by Tyler Thorsted of Orem, Utah. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.

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