1846-1865Logs were floated downstream from Fort Lewis in May of 1847 and erected on foundations built the year before. The fort was called Fort Lewis or Fort Clay before officially named for Senator Thomas Hart Benton of Missouri upon completion of the Bourgeois Quarters in adobe on Christmas Day in 1850. The log buildings replaced by adobe; the trade store was the last to be rebuilt in 1860.
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|Date Added||Tuesday, November 5th, 2019 at 10:01am PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||12T E 525179 N 5296443|
|Decimal Degrees||47.82085000, -110.66361667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 47° 49.251', W 110° 39.817'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||47° 49' 15.06" N, 110° 39' 49.02" W|
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