Fort Belknap

1 mi. S of jct. of TX 24 and 251
Newcastle, Texas

Historic Document

Fort Belknap is located in Young County, Texas certified as a historic location on Saturday October 15, 1966. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Defense, more specifically a Fortification. Fort Belknap was nominated by as a historic location by Other based on Event and its significance in Exploration/Settlement.

Fort Belknap Information

Other Name: Fort Belknap State Park
Ownership Type: Private, Local
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1851
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Fort Belknap Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 153
Number of historically contributing buildings: 7
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
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:
Newcastle Historic Locations Young County Historic Locations Texas Historic Locations