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Near Weippe in Clearwater County, Idaho — The American West (Mountains)
 

Corps of Discovery

1804 - 1806

 

“A” Order Control Point

 
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By Barry Swackhamer, May 6, 2018
1. Corps of Discovery Marker
Inscription. The brass monument nearby is provided by the Idaho Society of Professional Land Surveyors to commemorated the "Lewis and Clark" Corps of Discovery campsite near Weippe Prairie, Idaho.

Datum NAD 83 and NAVD88
Latitude N 4621' 00" Latitude W 11555' 30'
Elevation 3011 ft
Placed December 2004

 
Erected by Idaho Society of Professional Land Surveyors.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Lewis & Clark Expedition marker series.
 
Location. 46° 21.004′ N, 115° 55.476′ W. Marker is near Weippe, Idaho, in Clearwater County. Marker is on Camas RoadCe near Cemetery Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Weippe ID 83553, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Contact Between Two Cultures (here, next to this marker); Weippe Prairie (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named First Contact Between Two Cultures (approx. 1.9 miles away); Lewis and Clark (approx. 2.2 miles away); a different marker also named Weippe Prairie (approx.
Corps of Discovery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 6, 2018
2. Corps of Discovery Marker
2.2 miles away); "Handsome Small Prairie" (approx. 2.2 miles away); Fraser Park (approx. 6.4 miles away); Fraser (approx. 6.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Weippe.
 
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Corps of Discovery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 6, 2018
3. Corps of Discovery Marker
Tne marker is just visible on the ground next to the fence-line to the left of the sign on the right.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 12, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 12, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 38 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 12, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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