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Near Alcova in Natrona County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
 

Tom Sun Ranch

 
 
Tom Sun Ranch Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 31, 2016
1. Tom Sun Ranch Marker
Inscription.
To the Pioneers
1830 - 1870
Buried here on the
Tom Sun Ranch
Ezra Meeker
Often visited this spot

 
Erected 1930 by Oregon Trail Memorial Association.
 
Location. 42° 26.502′ N, 107° 13.138′ W. Marker is near Alcova, Wyoming, in Natrona County. Marker is at the intersection of Oregon Trail Road and Martin Cove Road, on the left when traveling west on Oregon Trail Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Alcova WY 82620, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Oregon Trail (here, next to this marker); The Pioneer Women (here, next to this marker); A Tribute to Hardship (approx. mile away); The Emigrant Road (approx. mile away); Sun Ranch (approx. mile away); Martin's Cove (approx. 0.3 miles away); Following the River (approx. 0.3 miles away); Devil's Gate (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alcova.
 
More about this marker. This marker is located at Mormon Handcart Historic Site.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesSettlements & Settlers
 
Tom Sun Ranch Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 31, 2016
2. Tom Sun Ranch Marker
This marker is on the right. Devil's Gate is in the background.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 28, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 28, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 138 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 28, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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