Near Bayard in Morrill County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Chimney Rock Station
Chimney Rock Station on the route of the Pony Express, was located near here between Chimney Rock and the North Platte River. This was an important Pony Express stop between stations at Court House Rock and Ficklins Springs.
Erected by City of Bayard.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Communications • Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the Oregon Trail, and the Pony Express National Historic Trail series lists.
Location. 41° 43.219′ N, 103° 20.314′ W. Marker is near Bayard, Nebraska, in Morrill County. Marker is on State Highway 92 near County Route 73, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bayard NE 69334, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chimney Rock (a few steps from this marker); The Oregon Trail (a few steps from this marker); The Innocent Assassins Chimney Rock Cemetery (approx. 1½ miles away); Mary Murray Murdoch (approx. 1½ miles away); Camp Clarke Bridge and Sidney-Black Hills Trail (approx. 9.4 miles away); Ficklin Springs Pony Express Station (approx. 11.1 miles away).
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