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

Lookout Station

Pony Express 1860 - 61

 
 
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By Tyler Thorsted, April 6, 2020
1. Lookout Station Marker
Inscription.  
St. Joseph, MO. - Sacramento, Cal.
Also Overland Stage & Freight Route
1858 - 1868
This Monument Constructed by
Enrollees of U.S. Grazing Division,
C. C. C. Camp G-154, Company 2517.

 
Erected 1940 by Utah Pioneer Trails and Landmarks Association, Tooele County Tourism Tax Grant, Sons of Utah Pioneers - Settlement Canyon Chapter. (Marker Number 86.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Roads & 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° 7.181′ N, 112° 34.587′ W. Marker is in Dugway, Utah, in Tooele County. Marker is on Pony Express Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dugway UT 84022, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Burial Plot (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Faust Station
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By Tyler Thorsted, April 6, 2020
2. Lookout Station Marker
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(approx. 8.7 miles away); William Ajax Underground Store (approx. 14.2 miles away).
 
More about this marker. Rededicated in 2017. Also SUP No. 235
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 28, 2020, by Tyler Thorsted of Orem, Utah. This page has been viewed 80 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 28, 2020, by Tyler Thorsted of Orem, Utah. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.

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