Winslow in Navajo County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Erected by Navajo County Historical Society and Arizona Historical Society.
Location. 35° 0.89′ N, 110° 40.743′ W. Marker is in Winslow, Arizona, in Navajo County. Marker is on East Second Street/Old Route 66 (Arizona Route 66), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Traveling westbound into Winslow on Old Route 66/Business 40/AZ 66, Third Street is a one-way street going west. Second Street is one way headed east. There's a rest area at the junction of Second and Third Streets on the east end of town. This marker is in the rest area. Marker is in this post office area: Winslow AZ 86047, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Winslow Bridge (about 300 feet away, Remembrance Garden (about 800 feet away); La Posada Hotel (approx. one mile away); Standin' on the Corner Park (approx. 1.2 miles away); Brigham City (approx. 1.9 miles away).
Regarding Sunset Crossing. Sunset Crossing Historic Site is 1 1/2 miles East of this marker.
Also see . . .
1. Lost Treasure of Sunset Crossing. A very interesting tale of a "treasure" which may be located at Sunset Crossing. (Submitted on July 8, 2010.)
2. The Mormon Honeymoon Trail. Mormon's traveling to the Temple at St. George, Utah would use this trail and crossing. (Submitted on July 8, 2010.)
Additional keywords. Mormon Immigration
Categories. • Natural Features • Settlements & Settlers • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 6, 2010, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,667 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 6, 2010, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona. 4. submitted on September 29, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. 5. submitted on July 28, 2011, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.