New Madrid Post
New Madrid Post (1804-1808) - A U.S. Army Fort established in 1804 at New Madrid, New Madrid County, Missouri. Named New Madrid Post after the location. Abandoned in 1808. Also known as Post at New Madrid.
Established by the U.S. Army in 1804 to replace the Spanish Fort Celeste after the transition to U.S. Jurisdiction resulting from the Louisiana Purchase. The post remained until sometime in 1808.
Unknown location, the coordinates are for the square across from the New Madrid Museum.
Visited: 9 Sep 2020 Area