Fort Bridger in Uinta County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
Commanding Oﬃcer's Quarters.
After the abandonment of Fort Bridger in 1890, the building was sold and move to a new location a short distance northeast.
The structure subsequently served as a hotel for several years.
Erected by Wyoming State Parks & Cultural Resources.
Location. 41° 19.013′ N, 110° 23.423′ W. Marker is in Fort Bridger, Wyoming, in Uinta County. Marker can be reached from Business U.S. 80 near Main Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Bridger WY 82933, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Commanding Officer's Quarters. (here, next to this marker); The Carter Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Post Sun Dial (within shouting distance of this marker); 1st Commanding Officer's Quarters (within shouting distance of this marker); The Lincoln Highway Officer's Quarters (log) (about 500 feet away); Officer's Quarters and Enlisted Men's Barracks (about 500 feet away); Fort Bridger in 1889 (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Bridger.
More about this marker. This marker is located on the grounds of Fort Bridger Historic Site. Obtain a map at the entrance or museum.
Categories. • Forts, Castles •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 17, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 132 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 17, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.