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Lingle in Goshen County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
 

Old Texas Trail

1866 - 1897

 
 
Old Texas Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 8, 2016
1. Old Texas Trail Marker
Map of the Texas Trail on the right
Inscription.
Over this trail, from distant Texas, passed the greatest migration of men and cattle in the history of America.


(second plaque at the base:)
In Memory
of the pioneer cattlemen who passed this way on the Old Texas Trail
1866 to 1897.
Historical Landmark Commission of Wyoming
1948

 
Erected by Lions Clubs of Lingle and Torrington, Wyoming Stock Growers Association, Family of John B. Kendrick, Family of Colonel, C.F. Coffee, Warren Live Stock Company, Family of John Burns, and the Citizens of Goshen County.
 
Location. 42° 8.103′ N, 104° 20.713′ W. Marker is in Lingle, Wyoming, in Goshen County. Marker is at the intersection of 2nd Street and Main Street, on the right when traveling west on 2nd Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 120 2nd Street, Lingle WY 82223, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mormon Pioneer Trail (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); “If I Should Die Before…” (approx. 1.2 miles away); Oregon Trail (approx. 2.2 miles away); The Grattan Fight
Old Texas Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 8, 2016
2. Old Texas Trail Marker
Sponsors plaque in front of the marker,
(approx. 3.1 miles away); To All Pioneers (approx. 3.2 miles away); a different marker also named Oregon Trail (approx. 3.2 miles away); a different marker also named Oregon Trail (approx. 10.2 miles away); Mormon Pioneers at Fort Laramie (approx. 10.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lingle.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on October 2, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 2, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 163 times since then and 58 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 2, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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