Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near Guernsey in Platte County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
 

Oregon Trail

 
 
Oregon Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 9, 2016
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° 17.883′ N, 104° 50.774′ W. Marker is near Guernsey, Wyoming, in Platte County. Marker is on Wendover Road near Miller Road, on the right when traveling west. 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 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Oregon Trail (approx. 2 miles away); Firewood & Cool Water (approx. 2 miles away); The Guernsey-Wendover Cutoff (approx. 2.9 miles away); Guernsey Tunnel No. 2 (approx. 2.9 miles away); Civilian Conservation Corps (approx. 3 miles away); a different marker also named The Oregon Trail (approx. 3.6 miles away); Rifle Pit Hill (approx. 3.6 miles away); "Million Dollar Biffy" (approx. 3.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Guernsey.
 
More about this marker. This marker is about 3 1/2 mile from Highway 26.
 
Categories. Roads & VehiclesSettlements & Settlers
 
Oregon Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 9, 2016
2. Oregon Trail Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 3, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 3, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 187 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 3, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
Paid Advertisement