Fort Douglas

Camp Douglas was established in October 1862, during the American Civil War, as a small military garrison about three miles east of , , to protect the overland mail route and telegraph lines along the Central Overland Route.

Notable Places in the Area

Stadium
is an outdoor college football stadium in the western United States, located on the campus of the University of Utah in , . is situated 1 mile southwest of Fort Douglas. Photo: Brenton Walker, CC BY 2.0.

Stadium
The is a 15,000-seat indoor arena in the western United States, on the campus of the University of Utah in . is situated 2200 feet southwest of Fort Douglas. Photo: Scott Catron, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Museum
The is a museum located in , , United States. is situated 2700 feet east of Fort Douglas. Photo: Jimijames, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Hospital
The University of Utah Hospital is a research and teaching on the campus of the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah. is situated 2600 feet northwest of Fort Douglas. Photo: Klubbit, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Locality
is an affluent neighborhood in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Neighborhood
is an affluent residential neighborhood located on the East Bench of and… Photo: Kellymwhite, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Neighborhood
is a neighborhood in , . is situated 2 miles west of Fort Douglas.

Fort Douglas

Latitude
40.7653° or 40° 45' 55.1" north
Longitude
-111.8322° or 111° 49' 55.9" west
Open Location Code
85GCQ589+44
Elevation
4898 feet (1493 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
way 33927866
Geo­Names ID
5774912
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Also Known As

  • Egyptian Arabic: حصن دوجلاس
  • English: Fort Douglas, Utah
  • Japanese: フォート・ダグラス
  • Persian: فورت داگلاس
  • Fort Douglas (historic)

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