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Julesburg in Sedgwick County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Oregon Trail

 
 
Oregon Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 1, 2014
1. Oregon Trail Marker
Inscription.  
South of river
Old Julesberg
Stage and Pony Express
Station, 5 mi. S.W.
Trail and station marked
1931

 
Erected 1931.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Roads & VehiclesSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Oregon Trail, and the Pony Express National Historic Trail series lists.
 
Location. 40° 59.176′ N, 102° 15.746′ W. Marker is in Julesburg, Colorado, in Sedgwick County. Marker is on West 1st Street (Route 138/385) near Cedar Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 West 1st Street, Julesburg CO 80737, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Julesburg, Colorado (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Colorado (about 600 feet away); The Town that Wouldn't Die (about 700 feet away); Fourth Julesburg (about 700 feet away); Nearby Things to See and Do (about 700 feet
Oregon Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 1, 2014
2. Oregon Trail Marker
away); Prairie Home Companions (approx. one mile away); Overland City (Julesburg) Pony Express Riders (approx. 1˝ miles away); Last Days of the Buffalo (approx. 1˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Julesburg.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 24, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 545 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 24, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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