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“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near Leadore in Lemhi County, Idaho — The American West (Mountains)
 

Preserve and Protect

Time Has Taken Its Toll

 
 
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By Barry Swackhamer, June 24, 2017
1. Preserve and Protect Marker
Inscription. These kilns are the only remaining evidence of important historic events, and efforts have been made to preserve them. Steel pipes support on roof that was bout to collapse and gates have been erected to keep out stock.
These structures are a fragile and irreplaceable reminder of Idaho's history. They are a way to learn about the life and times of those who worked in mining. Please help preserve them for future generations.
 
Erected by Targhee National Forest.
 
Location. 44° 18.644′ N, 113° 10.776′ W. Marker is near Leadore, Idaho, in Lemhi County. Marker is on Forest Road 533 near Forest Road 188, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Leadore ID 83464, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Once Upon a Time (a few steps from this marker); Wood (within shouting distance of this marker); Kilns (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Back Door (about 300 feet away); Charcoal (about 300 feet away); Brick (about 400 feet away); Viola - The Mine (about 400 feet away); Cote's Defile (approx. 5.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Leadore.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Preserve and Protect Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 24, 2017
2. Preserve and Protect Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 19, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 19, 2017, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 79 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 19, 2017, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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