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North Platte River: <i>Gateway Corridor</i> Marker
Photographer: Barry Swackhamer
Taken: August 23, 2014
Caption: North Platte River: Gateway Corridor Marker
Additional Description: Captions: (left to right) Hell Gap; Spanish Diggings; The photograph above shoes where the terrain forced travelers to follow a single path across soft sandstone. Over the years, the sheer volume of the wagon traffic cut ruts so deep into the rock that eventually the wheel hubs left their mark.; J.E. Stimson, Yard Crew at Sunrise.
Submitted: December 22, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
Database Locator Identification Number: p296103
File Size: 3.281 Megabytes


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