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Near Alcova in Natrona County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
 

The Pioneer Women

 
 
The Pioneer Women Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 31, 2016
1. The Pioneer Women Marker
Inscription.

In Honor of
The Pioneer Women
Buried Here
In Unmarked Graves
1836-1870

 
Erected 1930 by Business and Professional Women's Club of Casper.
 
Location. 42° 26.502′ N, 107° 13.138′ W. Marker is near Alcova, Wyoming, in Natrona County. Marker is at the intersection of Oregon Trail Road and Martin Cove Road, on the left when traveling west on Oregon Trail Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Alcova WY 82620, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Oregon Trail (here, next to this marker); Tom Sun Ranch (here, next to this marker); A Tribute to Hardship (approx. mile away); The Emigrant Road (approx. mile away); Sun Ranch (approx. mile away); Martin's Cove (approx. 0.3 miles away); Following the River (approx. 0.3 miles away); Devil's Gate (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Alcova.
 
More about this marker. This marker is located at Mormon Handcart Historic Site.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesSettlements & Settlers
 
The Pioneer Women Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 31, 2016
2. The Pioneer Women Marker
This marker is on the left. Devil's Gate is in the background.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 101 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page was last revised on June 28, 2016.
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