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Forty Fort
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Location US 11 (Wyoming Ave.) & River St., Forty Fort, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 41°17′07″N 75°52′23″W / 41.28528°N 75.87304°W / 41.28528; -75.87304Coordinates: 41°17′07″N 75°52′23″W / 41.28528°N 75.87304°W / 41.28528; -75.87304
Built 1770

Forty Fort was a stronghold built by settlers from Westmoreland County, Connecticut, on the Susquehanna River Luzerne County, Pennsylvania.

It was a place of refuge for displaced settlers during the Battle of Wyoming in 1778.

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