School House, Milk House & Wash House

School House, Milk House & Wash House (HM1PF7)

Location: Fort Bridger, WY 82933 Uinta County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 19.114', W 110° 23.396'

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As an indication of his wealth and influence William Carter provided three buildings not commonly available to the average person on the American frontier. The first frame building served the family as a private school. It measured a mere 11 feet 3 inches by 14 feet 3 inches. Here the six children of Judge Carter received their rudiments of education. The adjacent stone structure was a milk house, an 11 feet by 16 1/2 feet processing and storage facility for luxury dairy products. The third building, a wash house, a 20 feet 2 inches by 11 feet 5 inches frame affair, made it possible for the Carters to bath in relative comfort and also to have the servants do the wash. Inside this small edifice is a "washing machine," a new invention on the frontier. The wall of all these buildings rose less than 10 feet.
HM NumberHM1PF7
Placed ByLions Club, Lyman, WY
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, November 18th, 2015 at 9:03pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)12T E 551059 N 4574301
Decimal Degrees41.31856667, -110.38993333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 19.114', W 110° 23.396'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 19' 6.84" N, 110° 23' 23.76" W
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Area Code(s)307
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near I-80BUS, Fort Bridger WY 82933, US
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