Bridgeport in Morrill County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Mormon Pioneer Camp
The Mormon Trail was on the north side of the river and the Oregon Trail on the south side.
Erected 1938 by Morrill County, Nebraska, Historical Society, Oregon Trail Memorial Association & Utah Pioneer Trails and Landmarks Association. (Marker Number 79.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Mormon Pioneer Trail, and the Utah Pioneer Trails and Landmarks Association series lists.
Location. 41° 40.779′ N, 103° 5.75′ W. Marker is in Bridgeport, Nebraska, in Morrill County. Marker is on Main Street (Route 26/385) near Brown's Creek Road (underpass), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bridgeport, Nebraska (approx. half a mile away); Oregon Trail (approx. 1.7 miles away); Guiding Landmarks (approx. 2.2 miles away); Camp Clarke Bridge and Sidney-Black Hills Trail (approx. 3.8 miles away); Courthouse and Jail Rocks (approx. 5˝ miles away).
Additional keywords. Mormon Trail
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