Fort Griffin

15 mi. N of Albany on U.S. 283
Albany, Texas

Historic Document

Fort Griffin is located in Shackelford County, Texas certified as a historic location on Thursday March 11, 1971. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Defense, more specifically a Fortification. Fort Griffin was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event and its significance in Military.

Fort Griffin Information

Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: Site
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1867, 1881
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Fort Griffin Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 2046
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
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:
Albany Historic Locations Shackelford County Historic Locations Texas Historic Locations