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Rexburg in Madison County, Idaho — The American West (Mountains)
 

North Fork Ferry

 
 
North Fork Ferry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 11, 2017
1. North Fork Ferry Marker
( inscribed in the buffalo skull )
Official Marker
Utah Pioneer Trails and Landmarks Association
Inscription.
No. 70
August 21, 1937
In honor of
The Mormon Pioneers of Idaho
Builders of

North Fork Ferry

The first ferry on Henry’s Fork
of Snake River, was first operated
near this spot March 26, 1883. It
was constructed by Rexburg
stake pioneers to facilitate
colonization of this valley.

Owners: Thomas E. Ricks, William F. Rigby,
Francis E. Gunnell, Henry Flamm, Sr.
Carpenters: Dalling, Peter Flamm,
Operator: Caleb Flamm

Burton Troops 46 & 146 Boy Scouts of America
Utah Pioneer Trails and Landmarks Association

 
Erected by Burton Troops 46 & 146 Boy Scouts of America, Utah Pioneer Trails and Landmarks Association. (Marker Number 70.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Utah Pioneer Trails and Landmarks Association marker series.
 
Location. 43° 49.538′ N, 111° 54.361′ W. Marker is in Rexburg, Idaho, in Madison County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 33 and Plano Road, on the right when traveling east on State Highway 33. Touch for map. Located in Beaver Dick Park. Marker is in this post office area: Sugar City ID 83448, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers
North Fork Ferry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 11, 2017
2. North Fork Ferry Marker
are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Beaver Dick (a few steps from this marker); Menan Buttes (approx. 3.1 miles away); Brigham Young University - Idaho (approx. 6 miles away); Hitching Post (approx. 6.1 miles away); Pioneer Park (approx. 6.1 miles away); Rexburg Tabernacle Centennial (approx. 6.1 miles away); In Honor of the Rexburg Stake Pioneers (approx. 6.1 miles away); The Teton Dam Flood Marker (approx. 6.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rexburg.
 
Categories. Settlements & SettlersWaterways & Vessels
 
North Fork Ferry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 11, 2017
3. North Fork Ferry Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 30, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 30, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 59 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 30, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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