Old Fort Mohave
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker
N 35° 10.647 W 114° 33.941
11S E 721677 N 3895435
Quick Description: This marker was located about 4 miles south along Arizona Highway 95. When widening of AZ-95 displaced the marker it was saved from destruction by the Colorado River Museum.
Location: Arizona, United States
Date Posted: 6/18/2010 10:20:05 AM
Waymark Code: WM92FE
Views: 11

Long Description:
Inscription:
Old Fort Mohave

Western anchor of a military road across northern Arizona. Near here in 1858 Beale's camel expedition was ferried across the Colorado River on the steamer General Jessup. The fort was abandoned at the start of the Civil War. Was activated again in 1863, and then in 1880 assigned to civilian use of the Fort Mohave Indian Reservation.
Marker Name: Old Fort Mohave

Type of history commemorated: Place

County: Mohave

Name of any agency/ agencies setting marker:
unknown


Year placed: unknown

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