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Near Perryton in Ochiltree County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Site of the Trading Post

 
 
Site of the Trading Post Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 16, 2016
1. Site of the Trading Post Marker
Inscription. Established by C. E. Jones in 1874 on the Jones & Plummer Trail which extended from Dodge City, Kansas, to Mobeetie. Here food and cloth were traded to Indians for hides and later ranchmen purchased general supplies hauled from Dodge City.
 
Erected 1936 by State of Texas. (Marker Number 4907.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
 
Location. 36° 14.015′ N, 100° 42.422′ W. Marker is near Perryton, Texas, in Ochiltree County. Marker is on County Road U 1.6 miles east of U.S. 83, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Perryton TX 79070, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ochiltree Cemetery (approx. 6.6 miles away); Ochiltree Townsite (approx. 6.7 miles away); Sheriff James Sidney Talley (approx. 6.8 miles away); Old Blasingame Home (approx. 12 miles away); George Morgan Perry (approx. 12.3 miles away); Colonel William B. Ochiltree (approx. 12.4 miles away); Plainview Hardware Company Building (approx. 12.6 miles away); Ochiltree County (approx. 13.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Perryton.
 
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Site of the Trading Post Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 16, 2016
2. Site of the Trading Post Marker
Site of the Trading Post Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 16, 2016
3. Site of the Trading Post Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 151 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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