Fort Stanton

7 mi. SE of Capitan near U.S. 380, Capitan, New Mexico

Photo 

By AllenS - Own work, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=7510301

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 13, 1973
Reference number
73001142
Areas of significance
Archeology - Aboriginal; Military; Health/Medicine; Politics/Government; Architecture
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction; D - Information Potential
Property type
District
Historic functions
Military facility; Fortification
Current function
Hospital
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1850-1874
Significant year
1855
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 18
Contributing sites: 2

Update Log 

  • May 21, 2020: New photo from Bill Eichelberger
  • December 23, 2014: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger

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