Gering in Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Oregon Trail Memorial
Erected 1942 by Katahdin Chapter, D. A. R.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Oregon Trail marker series.
Location. 41° 48.345′ N, 103° 49.801′ W. Marker is in Gering, Nebraska, in Scotts Bluff County. Marker is on Robidoux Road (also known as Robadeau Pass Road), on the right when traveling west. Click for map. The marker is located inside a fenced area containing 5 graves of unknown Oregon Trail travelers. Marker is in this post office area: Gering NE 69341, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Mitchell, 1864-1867 (approx. 6 miles away); Oregon Trail (approx. 6.3 miles away); The Bullwhackers (approx. 6.3 miles away); Traces of the Trail (approx. 6.4 miles away); a different marker also named Oregon Trail (approx. 6.5 miles away); Scott's Bluff Pony Express Station (approx. 6.5 miles away); Fort Mitchell, 1864-1867 (approx. 6.7 miles away); a different marker also named Scott's Bluff Pony Express Station (approx. 6.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Gering.
More about this marker. The Oregon Trail Memorial is a bronze tablet and a round bronze Oregon Trail Memorial disc set in a stone.
Also see . . . Basic Facts About the Oregon Trail. (Submitted on November 8, 2014.)
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