Fort Lupton

Fort Lupton (HM28YD)

Location: Fort Lupton, CO 80621 Weld County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 5.911', W 104° 48.657'

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This memorial is the
property of the State of Colorado

Due west ¼ mile is the site of

Fort Lupton
Established in 1836 by
Lieut. Lancaster P. Lupton

A rendezvous of the early fur trappers
visited by Fremont and Kit Carson in 1843
Farming begun here in the early forties
Overland Stage station and refuge
from Indians in the sixties
HM NumberHM28YD
Series This marker is part of the Colorado: History Colorado series
Year Placed1929
Placed ByThe State Historical Society of Colorado from the Mrs. J. N. Hall Foundation and by the Thursday Afternoon Club, citizens and pioneers of Fort Lupton
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, June 30th, 2018 at 10:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)13T E 516114 N 4438708
Decimal Degrees40.09851667, -104.81095000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 5.911', W 104° 48.657'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 5' 54.66" N, 104° 48' 39.42" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)303, 970
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1599 Denver Ave, Fort Lupton CO 80621, US
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