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Guernsey in Platte County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
 

Oregon Trail Memorial

 
 
Oregon Trail Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 2, 2015
1. Oregon Trail Memorial Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated to the
pioneers of Wyoming
Register Cliff
acquired by the
State of Wyoming
through gift of the
Henry Frederick
family
1932

 
Location. 42° 14.876′ N, 104° 42.673′ W. Marker is in Guernsey, Wyoming, in Platte County. Marker can be reached from S Guernsey Road, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is located in the Register Cliff State Historic Site. Marker is in this post office area: Guernsey WY 82214, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Register Cliff (a few steps from this marker); Register Cliff State Historic Site (a few steps from this marker); Centre Star Station (approx. 0.3 miles away); North Platte River (approx. 1.1 miles away); Lock and Roll Down a Rocky Road (approx. 1.2 miles away); Oregon Trail Ruts (approx. 2 miles away); The US Army’s Role in Protecting the Oregon Trail is Best Described by the Soldiers (approx. 2 miles away); Oregon Trail Ruts State Historic Site (approx. 2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Guernsey.
 
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Oregon Trail Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 2, 2015
2. Oregon Trail Memorial Marker
Oregon Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 2, 2015
3. Oregon Trail Marker
Oregon Trail Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 2, 2015
4. Oregon Trail Memorial
Oregon Trail Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 2, 2015
5. Oregon Trail Memorial
Register Cliff image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 2, 2015
6. Register Cliff
Emigrants who passed this way as they traveled west on the Oregon Trail carved their names on the cliff behind the marker.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 139 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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