Fort Lancaster

10 mi. E of Sheffield on U.S. 290, Sheffield, Texas

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on March 11, 1971
Reference number
71000928
Areas of significance
Military; Transportation
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Site
Historic functions
Military facility; Fortification
Current function
Museum
Period of significance
1850-1874
Significant years
1855; 1860
Number of properties
Contributing structures: 30
Contributing sites: 2

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