Fort Sisseton

SE of Britton
Britton, South Dakota

Historic Document

Fort Sisseton is located in Marshall County, South Dakota certified as a historic location on Thursday May 10, 1973. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Defense, more specifically a Military Facility, Fortification. Fort Sisseton was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Information Potential and its significance in Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Military.

Fort Sisseton Information

Other Name: Fort Wadsworth
Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: District
Cultural Affiliation: American,rural
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1864
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Fort Sisseton Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 350
Number of historically contributing buildings: 15
Number of historically contributing sites: 9
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Britton Historic Locations Marshall County Historic Locations South Dakota Historic Locations