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

Oregon Trail

 
 
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By Barry Swackhamer, September 18, 2015
1. Oregon Trail Marker
Inscription.
Marked by the
State of
Wyoming
1913

 
Erected 1913 by State of Wyoming.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Oregon Trail marker series.
 
Location. 42° 30.569′ N, 105° 7.726′ W. Marker is near Glendo, Wyoming, in Platte County. Marker is on Esterbrook Ridge Road near Foy Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Glendo WY 82213, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Horseshoe Creek Pony Express Station (approx. 5.8 miles away); Horseshoe Creek Station (approx. 5.8 miles away); James Bridger’s Ferry (approx. 9.8 miles away); Cottonwoods: Homes Along the Prairie River (approx. 10.8 miles away).
 
More about this marker. This marker is on the south side of the Easterbrook-Glendo Road (Ridge Road) approximately 7.6 miles west of Glendo and Interstate 25. The marker may be overgrown by vegetation. Look for the nearby overhead power lines.
 
Categories. Roads & Vehicles
 
Oregon Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 18, 2015
2. Oregon Trail Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 9, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 202 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 9, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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