The Pony Express

The Pony Express (HM1Q3Q)

Location: Casper, WY 82604 Natrona County
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Country: United States of America
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N 42° 50.153', W 106° 22.269'

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Here was the bustling Platte Bridge Station (later renamed Fort Caspar) with a relay station for the Pony Express. The bridge was a catalyst drawing together wilderness wayfarers — frontiersmen and immigrants — to learn late news of the trail events and civilized regions.
HM NumberHM1Q3Q
Series This marker is part of the Pony Express National Historic Trail series
Year Placed1961
Placed ByNational Pony Express Centennial Association and State of Wyoming
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, December 17th, 2015 at 1:04pm PST -08:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)13T E 387942 N 4743501
Decimal Degrees42.83588333, -106.37115000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 50.153', W 106° 22.269'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 50' 9.18" N, 106° 22' 16.14" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)307
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 16-20 Fort Caspar Rd, Casper WY 82604, US
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