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Hathaway in Rosebud County, Montana — The American West (Mountains)
 

Cattle Brands

 
 
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By Barry Swackhamer, September 13, 2020
1. Cattle Brands Marker
Inscription.  Many a dogie * (not doggie - dudes please note) has been decorated with one of these famous Montana irons.

(Click on the photograph to enlarge it and have a closer look at the brands.)

* A dogie is a little calf who has lost its mammy and whose daddy has run off with another cow.
 
Erected by Montana Department of Transportation.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: AgricultureAnimals.
 
Location. 46° 16.156′ N, 106° 18.369′ W. Marker is in Hathaway, Montana, in Rosebud County. Marker can be reached from Interstate 94 at milepost 117 near Graveyard Creek RoadThe, on the left when traveling west. The marker is located at the Hathaway Rest Area Westbound. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hathaway MT 59333, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rosebud (here, next to this marker); The Hell Creek Formation (within shouting distance of this marker); Join the Voyage of Discovery (within shouting
Cattle Brands Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 13, 2020
2. Cattle Brands Marker
distance of this marker); The Miles City Air Force Station (approx. 1.4 miles away); Scouting South of the Yellowstone (approx. 5.8 miles away); St. Philip's Episcopal Church (approx. 6.4 miles away); Rosebud Creek (approx. 8.1 miles away); Ready to March (approx. 8.6 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 10, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 10, 2021, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 34 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 10, 2021, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.
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