Near Corinne in Box Elder County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Bidwell/Bartleson Trail - Monument Point
First Overland Emigrant Party
Erected 2000 by Utah Crossroads Chapter - Oregon-California Trails Association. (Marker Number BBU-7.)
Location. 41° 42.192′ N, 112° 50.676′ W. Marker is near Corinne, Utah, in Box Elder County. Marker is on Transcontinental Railroad Back Country Byway, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Corinne UT 84307, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Ten-Mile (approx. 2 miles away); Nella Siding (approx. 4½ miles away); Seco (approx. 5.4 miles away); Elinor (approx. 9.3 miles away); Centre Siding (approx. 10.1 miles away); Rozel (approx. 12.8 miles away).
More about this marker. The Transcontinental Railroad Back Country Byway is a 90 mile dirt/gravel track on top of or beside the old Central Pacific Rail Road grade between Old Lucin and Promontory Summit. Other than markers designating
Neither are there any mileage posts, though one could do the arithmetic using the "Mile ... from San Francisco" on the markers to determine distances.
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 10, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 10, 2017, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 61 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 10, 2017, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.