Oregon Frontier Forts Prior to 1902

Adams Point, Fort at Oregon- On Columbia River; now Fort Stevens.
Alvord, Camp, Oregon- In Grant County.
Astoria, Fort at, Oregon – Fort George.

Big Bend Camp at, Oregon – On Rogue River.
Black Canyon Creek Camp, Oregon – Temporary camp, 1859.

Clark Battery, Oregon – At Fort Stevens.
Cowlitz Fort, Oregon – Near the Cowlitz River.
Currey Camp, Oregon – On Silver Creek.

Dahlgren Camp, Oregon – On Crooked River.
Dalles Fort, Oregon – At The Dalles, on Columbia River; first called Camp Drum,
Defiance Fort, Oregon.
Drum Camp, Oregon – Named changed to Fort Dalles

George, Fort, Oregon – At Astoria.

Hall. Fort, Oregon – On Snake River, near Cantonment Loring.
Harney Fort, Oregon – Near Harney Lake, Grant County; first called Camp Steele.
Haskin’s Fort, Oregon – In Benton County.
Henrietta Fort Oregon
Hoskins Fort, Oregon – On Siletz River, 40 miles west of Corvallis.
Hoskins Old Fort, Oregon – On Willamette River, 6 miles north of Corvallis.

Jones Fort, Oregon – In Willamette Valley.

Klamath Fort, Oregon – On Lake Klamath, Klamath County; now town of that name

Lamerick Fort, Oregon
Lane Fort, Oregon – Eight miles north of Jacksonville.
Leland Fort, Oregon.
Lewis Battery, Oregon – At Fort Stevens.
Logan Camp, Oregon – On Strawberry Creek, Grant Comity.
Loring Cantonment, Oregon – On Snake River, near Fort Hall

Medill Camp, Oregon – At Grove Creek.

Oregon State Soldiers’ Home, Roseburg, Oregon.
Orford Fort, Oregon – At Port Orford.

Randolph Camp, Oregon – On Three Mile Creek, near Fort Dalles.
Rogue River Camp, Oregon – At mouth of Rogue River.
Russell Camp, Oregon – Near Salem.

Sand Island Reservation, Oregon – At entrance of Columbia River.
Siletz Blockhouse at, Oregon.
Smith C. F. Camp, Oregon – On White Horse Creek, near the Pueblo Mines.
Steele Camp, Oregon – Mouth of Rattlesnake Creek.
Stevens Fort, Oregon – Mouth of Columbia River, south side.

Table Rock Fort, Oregon – On Rogue River, at mouth of Stewarts Creek, Jackson County.

Umpqua Fort, Oregon – At Umpqua City.
Union Camp, Oregon – In Wasco County.

Warner Camp, Oregon – Twenty miles from Warner Lake.
Washington Fort, Oregon – On Nootka Sound.
Watson Camp, Oregon – On John Day River.

Yam Hill Fort, Oregon – Thirty-five miles southwest of Portland

Forts, History,

War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Returns Division. List of Military Posts Etc. Established in the United States from its Earliest Settlement to the Present Time. Washington: Government Printing Office. 1902.

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