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Green River in Sweetwater County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
 

Oregon Trail Memorial

 
 
Oregon Trail Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, July 6, 2013
1. Oregon Trail Memorial Marker
Inscription.
To All Pioneers
Who Passed
This Way
To Win And Hold
The West

Trail Crossed
30 Miles North
This Point

Erected By
People Of
Green River 1931

 
Erected 1931 by People of Green River.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Oregon Trail marker series.
 
Location. 41° 31.76′ N, 109° 28.052′ W. Marker is in Green River, Wyoming, in Sweetwater County. Marker is at the intersection of W. Flaming Gorge Way (State Highway 374) and Center Street, on the right when traveling west on W. Flaming Gorge Way. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 80 W. Flaming Gorge Way, Green River WY 82935, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Wesley Powell (within shouting distance of this marker); Green River Brewery (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Trona Precursors (approx. 0.2 miles away); Riverside Swimming Pool (approx. 0.4 miles away); Green River City Hall - 1942-1954 (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Paddlewheeler Comet - 1908
Oregon Trail Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, July 6, 2013
2. Oregon Trail Memorial Marker
At the northwest corner of W. Flaming Gorge Way and Center Street
(approx. 0.4 miles away); Julius Stone (approx. 0.4 miles away); Kolb Brothers (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Green River.
 
More about this marker. The metal medallion on the marker was made by J.E. and L.G. Fraser, Sculptors.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 355 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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