Jordan Valley in Malheur County, Oregon — The American West (Northwest)
Skinner's Toll Road
Erected by Malheur County Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Roads & Vehicles. A significant historical year for this entry is 1866.
Location. 42° 58.395′ N, 117° 2.954′ W. Marker is in Jordan Valley, Oregon, in Malheur County. Marker is on Yturri Boulevard near Somerville Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 309 Yturri Boulevard, Jordan Valley OR 97910, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within walking distance of this marker. Making Jordan Valley Home (approx. 0.2 miles away).
Also see . . . Skinner Toll Road --. No one had yet invented the slip or the fresno, and Skinner and Company built their roads by hand. Though the press reported at this time that the demand for horse-and ox-teams greatly exceeded the supply, Skinner had his own (Submitted on August 12, 2017, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 12, 2017. It was originally submitted on August 12, 2017, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 265 times since then and 120 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 12, 2017, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.