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1850s fort site located southeast of Marshalltown

Stockade built to protect from indians

August 10, 2014
By ANDREW POTTER - Staff Writer (apotter@timesrepublican.com) , Times-Republican

A local marker indicates history of the area dating back to 1850 and the construction of a fort to ward off a possible attack from the Meskwaki Indians.

 
 
 

 

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