Passing the Legacy

Passing the Legacy (HMXPQ)

Location: Scottsdale, AZ 85251 Maricopa County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 29.984', W 111° 55.715'

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The western spirit of adventure is captured in a moment of connection between two Pony Express riders. A legendary American tradition established in 1860 was revived in 1958 by Arizona's Hashknife Pony Express-who have continued to deliver the U.S. mail on galloping horseback with their annual 200-mile relay from Holbrook to Scottsdale. This monument commemorates Hashknife's 50th anniversary in 2008.

Commissioned through the Scottsdale Public Art Program

Herb Mignery (b. 1937)
Bronze, 2008
Series This marker is part of the Markers Attached to Sculpture series
Year Placed2008
Placed ByThe Scottsdale Art in Private Development Program by Optima DCH, Inc Starwood Capital Group and Golub & Company
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Date Added Sunday, September 14th, 2014 at 9:54pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)12S E 413746 N 3707075
Decimal Degrees33.49973333, -111.92858333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 29.984', W 111° 55.715'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 29' 59.04" N, 111° 55' 42.90" W
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Area Code(s)480, 602
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 7340 South Bridge, Scottsdale AZ 85251, US
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