Near Park Valley in Box Elder County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Red Dome Siding
This siding was built May 30, 1895 to accommodate increased traffic and possibly area ranchers. It appears than no support facilities were constructed at the site. Railroad records indicate that siding maintenance was terminated in 1907.
Erected by Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Transcontinental Railroad marker series.
Location. 41° 31.321′ N, 113° 26.221′ W. Marker is near Park Valley, 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: Park Valley UT 84329, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Terrace (approx. 3.4 miles away); Terrace Cemetery (approx. 3.8 miles away); Terrace (approx. 4.3 miles away); Matlin (approx. 4.7 miles away); Watercress (approx. 6.7 miles away); Walden Siding (approx. 9.2 miles away); Romola (approx. 9.6 miles away).
More about this marker. The Transcontinental Railroad Back Country Byway is a 90 mile dirt/gravel track
Categories. • Railroads & Streetcars •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 13, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 13, 2017, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 60 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 13, 2017, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.