Fort Vasquez

Also known as: Fort Vasquez Trading Post Site
13412 US 85, Platteville, Colorado


Street View 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on September 30, 1970
Reference number
Architectural style
Other architectural type; adobe fort
Areas of significance
Commerce; Archeology - Non-Aboriginal; Exploration/Settlement; Architecture; Politics/Government; Social History
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; B - Person; D - Information Potential; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Village site; Monument/marker
Current functions
Underwater; Museum; Monument/marker
Periods of significance
1825-1849; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant years
1835; 1840; 1937
Number of properties
Contributing structures: 1
Contributing sites: 1
Contributing objects: 1
Non-contributing objects: 2

Update Log 

  • August 24, 2016: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger