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Fort Bridger in Uinta County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
 

Officer's Quarters and Enlisted Men's Barracks

 
 
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By Barry Swackhamer, September 10, 2015
1. Officer's Quarters and Enlisted Men's Barracks Marker
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Inscription. This sketch of Fort Bridger appeared in the June 16, 1873 issue of New York's Daily Graphic, Shown are six log officer's quarters on the left; the hospital in the background; and the enlisted men's barracks on the right.
 
Location. 41° 19.096′ N, 110° 23.432′ 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. Officer's Quarters (log) (a few steps from this marker); Post Traderís House (within shouting distance of this marker); The First School House in Wyoming (within shouting distance of this marker); School House, Milk House & Wash House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Post Trader (within shouting distance of this marker); Ice House, Warehouse and Mess Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); The Post Trader's Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Grave of Thornburgh, the Dog (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Bridger.
 
More about this marker. This marker is located on the grounds of
Officer's Quarters and Enlisted Men's Barracks Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 10, 2015
2. Officer's Quarters and Enlisted Men's Barracks Marker
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 19, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 135 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 19, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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