Fort Saint Charles

Fort Saint Charles on Lake of the Woods was the second post built by La Vérendrye during his expansion of trade and exploration west of Lake Superior. It was located on Magnuson's Island on the Northwest Angle of Minnesota, 3.5 miles east of and one mile southwest of , the most northerly point in that state.

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is the northernmost community in and the northernmost US point outside .

Fort Saint Charles

49.3619° or 49° 21' 43" north
-94.9808° or 94° 58' 50.9" west
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1,070 feet (326 metres)
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node 151799343
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