Fort McDowell

Fort McDowell (HMIEM)

Location: Fort McDowell, AZ 85264 Maricopa County
Buy Arizona State flags at!
Country: United States of America
Buy United States of America flags at!

N 33° 34.705', W 111° 41.019'

  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
This important military post protected central Arizona settlements from the Tonto Apaches during the Indian wars 1865-1886. Its function as a military post ended in 1890 and it became a reservation by executive order, September 15, 1909 as home of the Mohave-Apache and Yavapai-Apaches. It was the home and burial place of Dr. Carlos Montezuma, a Mohave Apache Indian. Scouting parties from Fort McDowell regularly patrolled the Tonto Basin area beyond Four Peaks.
Year Placed1982
Placed ByArizona Department of Transportation Highway Division
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 9:07am PDT -07:00
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)12S E 436555 N 3715622
Decimal Degrees33.57841667, -111.68365000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 34.705', W 111° 41.019'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 34' 42.30" N, 111° 41' 1.14" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)602
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 10401-10455 N Beeline Hwy, Fort McDowell AZ 85264, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. This marker needs at least one picture.
  9. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  10. Is the marker in the median?