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Historical Markers in Morrow County, Oregon

 
Clickable Map of Morrow County, Oregon and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Morrow County, OR (3) Gilliam County, OR (2) Grant County, OR (30) Umatilla County, OR (68) Wheeler County, OR (10) Benton County, WA (3) Klickitat County, WA (21)  MorrowCounty(3) Morrow County (3)  GilliamCounty(2) Gilliam County (2)  GrantCounty(30) Grant County (30)  UmatillaCounty(68) Umatilla County (68)  WheelerCounty(10) Wheeler County (10)  BentonCountyWashington(3) Benton County (3)  KlickitatCounty(21) Klickitat County (21)
Heppner is the county seat for Morrow County
Adjacent to Morrow County, Oregon
      Gilliam County (2)  
      Grant County (30)  
      Umatilla County (68)  
      Wheeler County (10)  
      Benton County, Washington (3)  
      Klickitat County, Washington (21)  
 
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1Oregon (Morrow County), Ione — Fourmile Canyon — Blazing heat, bitter cold and blustery winds
Fourmile Canyon witnessed the westward passage of wagons across the Columbia Plateau during the late summer and early fall. By this time on their journey, the emigrants had alternately been exposed to blazing heat, bitter cold and blustery winds. In . . . Map (db m111943) HM
2Oregon (Morrow County), Ione — Rocks, Sand & Wind
Testing stamina and patience, the wagons were hurried to maintain constant motion across seemingly barren terrain. Facing trampled and scarce resources, the emigrants were often forced to wander miles off the established trail in search of water, . . . Map (db m111944) HM
3Oregon (Morrow County), Ione — Willow Creek Campground
The Oregon Trail crossing of Willow Creek was an important site on the trail. There was water and forage for the pioneers and their livestock. This was often a location for a layover to rest and equipment repair before pushing on to The Dalles and a . . . Map (db m111942) HM
 
 
  
  
 
 
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Jul. 3, 2022