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Near Gering in Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Ficklin Springs Pony Express Station

 
 
Ficklin Springs Pony Express Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 22, 2014
1. Ficklin Springs Pony Express Station Marker
Inscription.  
- Site of -
Ficklin Springs Pony Express
Station and Old Coad Ranch

North 20º East 450 feet

 
Erected by Daughters of the American Revolution, Katahdin Chapter & American Pioneer Trails Association.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: CommunicationsRoads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Pony Express National Historic Trail 🐎 series lists.
 
Location. 41° 47.366′ N, 103° 32.018′ W. Marker is near Gering, Nebraska, in Scotts Bluff County. Marker is on State Highway 92 near County Route 29, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gering NE 69341, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rebecca Winters (approx. 5.7 miles away); Winters (approx. 5.7 miles away); The Road to Zion (approx. 5.7 miles away); A Grand & Splendid Formation (approx. 5.7 miles away); Scotts Bluff
Ficklin Springs Pony Express Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 22, 2014
2. Ficklin Springs Pony Express Station Marker
(approx. 8.6 miles away); Remnant Highlands (approx. 9.1 miles away); Saddle Rock Trail (approx. 9.1 miles away); Eroding Landmark (approx. 9.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gering.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 6, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 442 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 6, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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