“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Lincoln County, Idaho

Clickable Map of Lincoln County, Idaho and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Lincoln County, ID (3) Blaine County, ID (19) Camas County, ID (1) Gooding County, ID (17) Jerome County, ID (14) Minidoka County, ID (3)  LincolnCounty(3) Lincoln County (3)  BlaineCounty(19) Blaine County (19)  CamasCounty(1) Camas County (1)  GoodingCounty(17) Gooding County (17)  JeromeCounty(14) Jerome County (14)  MinidokaCounty(3) Minidoka County (3)
Shoshone is the county seat for Lincoln County
Adjacent to Lincoln County, Idaho
      Blaine County (19)  
      Camas County (1)  
      Gooding County (17)  
      Jerome County (14)  
      Minidoka County (3)  
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1 Idaho, Lincoln County, Shoshone — 398 — Magic Dam
Completed in 1910 at a cost of $3,000,000 Magic Dam stores water for 89,000 acres of irrigated farms near Shoshone and Richfield. Rising 129 feet high, it is 700 feet wide. An adjacent 1600-foot embankment with a concrete spillway helps . . . Map (db m109633) HM
2 Idaho, Lincoln County, Shoshone — Sawtooth Scenic Byway
Shoshone Shoshone got its start as a mining supply town during Idaho’s silver boom. The town has been a railroad center for south central Idaho. Shoshone has architectural gems including exceptional historic buildings built with native . . . Map (db m109630) HM
3 Idaho, Lincoln County, Shoshone — 412 — Shoshone Historic DistrictSouth Central Idaho’s rail center since 1882, when trains reached here. — Shoshone has a historic district of unusual interest. —
Historic District of Branch rail lines to Wood River and Camas Prairie served distant farmers and miners, while a stage line to Shoshone Falls accommodated wealthy tourists who visited Idaho’s foremost nineteenth century attraction. Vast sheep . . . Map (db m109628) HM
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Mar. 2, 2024