Casper in Natrona County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
The miners finally gave up and abandoned the town in 1905-6. Numerous artifacts were uncovered in an archeological excavation conducted in 1983-85. Eadsville is located in a beautiful mountain setting at an elevation of 7,800.
Erected by Natrona County Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Natural Resources Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 42° 50.17′ N, 106° 22.344′ W. Marker is in Casper, Wyoming, in Natrona County. Marker can be reached from Fort Caspar Road 0.1 miles west of Wyoming Route 258, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4001 Fort Caspar Road, Casper WY 82604, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Civilian Conservation Corps (here, next to this marker); Casper Army Air Base (here, next to this marker); Casper - Natrona County - State Founding (here, next to this marker); Salt Creek Oil Field (a few steps from this marker); Railroads (a few steps from this marker); Ellen L. Watson (“Cattle Kate”) (a few steps from this marker); Goose Egg Ranch (a few steps from this marker); Ranching in Wyoming (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Casper.
More about this marker. This marker is part of the Wyoming history walk in Centennial Park, which is adjacent to the Fort Caspar Museum and shares the parking lot.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 12, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 30, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 248 times since then and 15 times this year. Last updated on January 12, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 30, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.