Near Chappell in Deuel County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Historic Lodgepole Creek Valley
Erected by Deuel County
Marker series. This marker is included in the Nebraska State Historical Society, and the Pony Express National Historic Trail marker series.
Location. 41° 5.022′ N, 102° 28.261′ W. Marker is near Chappell, Nebraska, in Deuel County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 25A and County Route 165, on the right when traveling north on State Highway 25A. Marker is in the “Chappell Pony Express Park”, with multiple monuments at exit 85 off Interstate 80,. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chappell NE 69129, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. B-24J Bomber Crash (a few steps from this marker); Hughes’ Ranch Pony Express Station (approx. 3˝ miles away); "Dinky" Locomotive (approx. 9.4 miles away in Colorado); Ovid, Colorado (approx. 9˝ miles away in Colorado); See and Do,Off the Byway (approx. 9.6 miles away in Colorado); Prisoners on the Plains / Ride 'Em Cowboy (approx. 9.6 miles away in Colorado); Fort Sedgwick (approx. 9.6 miles away in Colorado); Early Campsites and River Crossings (approx. 9.6 miles away in Colorado). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chappell.
More about this marker. I believe this marker originally stood in a now abandoned rest area at mile 83 of I-80
Additional keywords. Pony Express
Categories. Railroads & Streetcars • Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers •
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 8, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 30, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 226 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 30, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. 5, 6. submitted on December 2, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.