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Near Wolf Creek in Josephine County, Oregon — The American West (Northwest)
 

Applegate Trail - Grave Creek

 
 
Applegate Trail - Grave Creek Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 21, 2017
1. Applegate Trail - Grave Creek Marker
Inscription. "Move one mile to camp (on Grave Creek), having none last night, and spent the day burying Mr. Cowley's daughter (Martha), who died yesterday evening, age about 14 years." - Virgil K. Pringle, Oct. 19, 1846
 
Erected 2017 by Emigrant Trails West. (Marker Number A-90.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Applegate Trail marker series.
 
Location. 42° 38.13′ N, 123° 22.686′ W. Marker is near Wolf Creek, Oregon, in Josephine County. Marker is on Sunny Valley Loop, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 500 Sunny Valley Loop, Wolf Creek OR 97497, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Grave Creek Ranch (within shouting distance of this marker); The Applegate Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Wolf Creek Tavern (approx. 4.2 miles away); No Land is Free (approx. 8.2 miles away); Burrell M. Baucom (approx. 8.2 miles away); The 1846 Applegate Trail (approx. 8.2 miles away); From Homeland to Tragedy (approx. 8.2 miles away); Rogue River Wars (approx. 8.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wolf Creek.
 
More about this marker.
Applegate Trail - Grave Creek Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 21, 2017
2. Applegate Trail - Grave Creek Marker
This marker is at the turnout near the Grave Creek Covered Bridge.
 
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Grave Creek Covered Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 21, 2017
3. Grave Creek Covered Bridge
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 17, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 17, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 52 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 17, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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