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Guernsey in Platte County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
 

The Oregon Trail

1841

 
 
The Oregon Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 2, 2015
1. The Oregon Trail Marker
Inscription.
Cold Spring camping
ground. Rifle pits on
brow of hill 500 feet
north.

Erected by the Historical Landmark
Commission of Wyoming
1943

 
Erected 1943 by Historical Landmark Commission of Wyoming.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Oregon Trail marker series.
 
Location. 42° 16.033′ N, 104° 47.424′ W. Marker is in Guernsey, Wyoming, in Platte County. Marker is on U.S. 26, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Guernsey WY 82214, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rifle Pit Hill (a few steps from this marker); Grave of Lucindy Rollins (approx. 2 miles away); Encampments in the Guernsey Area (approx. 2.2 miles away); The United States Army and the Oregon Trail (approx. 2.2 miles away); Oregon Trail Ruts (approx. 2.2 miles away); Forts, Stations, and Camps (approx. 2.2 miles away); Oregon Trail Ruts State Historic Site (approx. 2.2 miles away); The Guernsey-Wendover Cutoff (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Guernsey.
 
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The Oregon Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 2, 2015
2. The Oregon Trail Marker
The Oregon Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 2, 2015
3. The Oregon Trail Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 4, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 176 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 4, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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