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Near Moran in Teton County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
 

Dick Turpin

 
 
Dick Turpin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 3, 2016
1. Dick Turpin Marker
Inscription.
In Memory of
Dick Turpin
Soldier, Scout and Pioneer
Settled here 1887
Erected by the Trustees
Robert E. Miller
F. Buchernroth
C.R. Van Vleck
Wm. L. Simpson

 
Erected 1940 by Historical Landmark Commission of Wyoming.
 
Location. 43° 51.33′ N, 110° 16.266′ W. Marker is near Moran, Wyoming, in Teton County. Marker is on Buffalo Valley Road (Forest Road 30050) near Turpin Meadow Loop, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 24505 Buffalo Valley Road, Moran WY 83013, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Leading the Way (approx. 12.3 miles away); The Great Divide (approx. 12.4 miles away).
 
More about this marker. This marker is located at Turpin Meadow Ranch.
 
Also see . . .  Early Fur Trappers - Bridger-Teton National Forest. In 1880, Dick Turpin came to the Jackson area and built trapping cabins on almost every good stream in the Hole at one time or another. (Submitted on September 9, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.) 
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Dick Turpin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 3, 2016
2. Dick Turpin Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 189 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page was last revised on September 9, 2016.
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