Fort Gibraltar


Fort Gibraltar
   MS Built by North West Company, on site of Winnipeg, 99; begun in 1804, 158; captured by Colin Robertson, 178, and dismantled, 179.
   Bib.: Bryce, Hudson's Bay Company and Five Forts of Winnipeg.

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