Fort Livingstone (Saskatchewan)
Sketch of Fort Livingstone circa 1877
|Type||Fort, Military Structure|
|Location||Pelly, Saskatchewan, Canada|
|Nearest city||St. Philips No. 301|
|Architect||Department of Public Works (Canada)|
|Governing body||Parks Canada|
|Important events||First capital of the Northwest Territories 1876-1877|
Former post of the North-West Mounted Police
|Website||Parks Canada official website|
Fort Livingstone was founded as an outpost in Northwest Territories, Canada. The outpost briefly served as the capital city for North-West Territories government for the years of 1874 to 1876 until it moved to Battleford, and headquarters for the North-West Mounted Police for the same period, until they moved their headquarters to Fort Macleod, Alberta.
The nearest inhabited site is Pelly, Saskatchewan.
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