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Faust in Tooele County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Faust Station

Pony Express

 
 
Faust Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tyler Thorsted, April 6, 2020
1. Faust Station Marker
Inscription.  
St. Joseph, Mo. to Sacramento, Cal.
1860-1861

 
Erected 1935 by Citizens of Vernon and Utah Pioneer Trails and Landmarks Association. (Marker Number 53.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable PlacesRoads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the Pony Express National Historic Trail 🐎, and the Utah Pioneer Trails and Landmarks Association series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1860.
 
Location. 40° 10.451′ N, 112° 25.648′ W. Marker is in Faust, Utah, in Tooele County. Marker is on Utah Route 36 north of Pony Express Highway, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Vernon UT 84080, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. William Ajax Underground Store (approx. 6.8 miles away); Rush Valley Station (approx. 7.4 miles away); Lookout Station (approx. 8.7 miles away); Burial Plot (approx. 8.8 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Faust Pony Express Station.
Faust Station Pony Express image. Click for full size.
By Doreen Thomson, May 21, 2014
2. Faust Station Pony Express
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Faust Station was operated by Henry J. Faust who was a native of Germany. He went to California from Missouri with the 1849 Gold Rush. (Submitted on May 18, 2020.) 
 
Faust Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tyler Thorsted, April 6, 2020
3. Faust Station Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 29, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 14, 2020, by Tyler Thorsted of Orem, Utah. This page has been viewed 88 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on May 14, 2020, by Tyler Thorsted of Orem, Utah.   2. submitted on September 29, 2020, by Doreen Thomson of Calgary, Alberta Canada.   3. submitted on May 14, 2020, by Tyler Thorsted of Orem, Utah. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.

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