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Arriba Country Marker (Panel 3 &4) image, Touch for more information
By Mark Hilton, September 3, 2015
Arriba Country Marker (Panel 3 &4)
Colorado (Lincoln County), Arriba — 245 — Arriba CountryColorado
Near County Road 63 at Interstate 70.
Panel 1 Arriba In frontier Arriba (locally pronounced "AIR-uh-buh"), the only thing more scarce than water was whiskey. Charles Creel, who founded the town in 1888 to greet the advancing Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific . . . — Map (db m89381) HM
Colorado (Lincoln County), Hugo — Hugo Country
Near 4th Street (U.S. 287) west of 7th Avenue, on the right when traveling west.
Sand Creek Massacre At dawn on the morning of November 29 I was still in bed when I heard shouts and the noise of people running about the camp. I jumped up and ran out of my lodge. From down the creek a large body of troops was . . . — Map (db m107245) HM
Colorado (Lincoln County), Hugo — Hugo Municipal PoolWorks Progress Administration — 1938
On 4th Street (U.S. 287) at 6th Avenue, on the right when traveling north on 4th Street.
. . . — Map (db m118241) HM
Colorado (Lincoln County), Hugo — Welcome to Lincoln County
Near 4th Street (U.S. 287) west of 7th Avenue, on the right when traveling west.
Welcome to Lincoln County, Home of Pioneer Hospitality! With its cowboy and homesteader heritage, Lincoln County is infused with an old-time spirit of hospitality. The discovery of gold in the Colorado mountains brought large cattle . . . — Map (db m107246) HM

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