Pioneer Mailman

Pioneer Mailman (HM25KQ)

Location: , OR 97413 Lane County
Buy Oregon State flags at!
Country: United States of America
Buy United States of America flags at!

N 44° 14.923', W 121° 50.343'

  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
On the knoll behind this sign once stood a rustic cabin in which pioneer mailman John Templeton Craig died in December 1877.

Craig, who was 56, had been employed to carry the mail between McKenzie Bridge and Camp Polk, near Sisters.
While carrying the Christmas mail, Craig was caught in a sudden storm and later found frozen to death inside the cabin by a search party.
HM NumberHM25KQ
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 10:01pm PST -08:00
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10T E 592688 N 4900153
Decimal Degrees44.24871667, -121.83905000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 44° 14.923', W 121° 50.343'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds44° 14' 55.38" N, 121° 50' 20.58" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)541
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near OR-242, OR 97413, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Nearby Markersshow on map
Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. What year was the marker erected?
  9. Who or what organization placed the marker?
  10. This marker needs at least one picture.
  11. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  12. Is the marker in the median?