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Roadside historic markers are our windows to the past. They educate us, they make us curious to investigate, or they provide a nice excuse to take a break and stretch our legs while we read what happened here.
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Montana Historical MarkersBad Rock Canyon

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Historic Marker along US 2

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CA Boilermaker

location: Montana

date approved: 8/11/2008

last visited: 9/4/2013

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Montana Historical MarkersSurrounded by Wilderness

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Hwy 2 runs through several different Wilderness Areas on its long journey.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Montana

date approved: 9/23/2013

last visited: 9/4/2013

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Montana Historical MarkersThe Somers - Kalispell Spur Line - Somers, MT

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South of Kalispell and less than a mile north of the little town of Somers, on Highway 93, is this Montana Historical Marker which relates the history of a small 11 mile long spur line of the Great Northern Railway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 6/3/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistorySomers, MT

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At the south trailhead of Sonny Boon Memorial Trail AKA the Great Northern Historical Trail one will find this sign outlining the early days of the town of Somers, MT.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Idaho

date approved: 7/22/2014

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersSomers: A Company Town - Somers, MT

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On Somers Road, at the entrance to the little town of Somers, east off Highway 93, is this Historical Marker, affixed to the side of the Ace Hardware store on the north side of Somers Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 6/3/2014

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersIzaak Walton Inn Historic Site

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One of many historic inns found in the region.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Montana

date approved: 10/2/2013

last visited: 9/5/2013

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Signs of HistoryThe Beaver's Dam - Polson, MT

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About 1½ miles south of Polson on the east side of Highway is a roadside viewpoint with some informational signs. This is one, telling of a Salish creation story related to what one sees at the viewpoint.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 7/22/2014

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersThe Blackfeet Nation

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Located on US 2 outside of Browning MT

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Montana

date approved: 6/29/2011

last visited: 9/21/2010

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Montana Historical MarkersTobacco Plains - Eureka, MT

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Less than a mile south of Eureka, MT along the south side of Highway 93 is this Montana Historical Marker describing the geology and habitation history of the surrounding area, known as Tobacco Plains.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 6/3/2014

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersThe Mission Mountain Wilderness - Hwy 93 - Ronan, MT

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This Montana Highway Dept historic marker is on the east side of Highway 93 about 2.5 miles south of Ronan, Montana.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 4/13/2014

last visited: 6/1/2014

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Montana Historical MarkersFort Connah -

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On the east side of Highway 93, 3.3 miles south of Highway 212, which leads to Charlo, Montana, is this Historical Marker. It is about a half mile west northwest of the site of Fort Connah.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 6/4/2014

last visited: 6/26/2014

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Alberta Heritage MarkersCochrane Ranch (South) Bungalow - Glenwood, AB

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This bronze plaque, mounted on a large boulder from the Cochrane Ranch, can be found on the north side of Highway 506, less than a kilometre east of the Glenwood road. It marks the site of the once magnificent Cochrane Ranch Bungalow.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 7/10/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryThe Glenwood Cheese Factory Boiler No 2 - Glenwood, AB

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In the little village of Glenwood, Alberta there is a cheese factory that has been in production since 1941. On Main Street is the Cheese Factory Museum, containing many old artefacts related to the cheese making process.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 6/2/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryThe Glenwood Cheese Factory Boiler No 1 - Glenwood, AB

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In the little village of Glenwood, Alberta there is a cheese factory that has been in production since 1941. On Main Avenue is the Cheese Factory Museum, containing many old artefacts related to the cheese making process.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 6/2/2014

last visited: never

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Alberta Heritage MarkersSergeant Wilde and Charcoal

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Historical Marker South of Pincher Creek

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CA Boilermaker

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 8/11/2008

last visited: 5/24/2014

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Montana Historical MarkersWild Horse Plains - Plains, MT

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At the eastern edge of the town of Plains is a tiny park named Dorothy V. Johnson Park, which is maintained by the Plains Womans Club. In the park are a pair of brand new signs which tell us of the history of the town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 6/7/2014

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersBad Rock Trail - Thompson Falls, MT

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About 8.5 miles southeast of Thompson Falls one will find this historical marker at a pullout on the north side of the highway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 6/7/2014

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersSaleesh House - Thompson Falls, MT

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This Montana Historical Marker is just up the road from the one below, about one mile east of Thompson falls along Highway 200, at a pullout on the north side of the road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 6/7/2014

last visited: never

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Alberta Heritage MarkersPincher Creek

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2.8 km. west of this marker the Crowsnest Highway passes right by Highway 6, which would have taken one south the 2.8 more km. required to get to the town of Pincher Creek, the object of our present discussion.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 7/6/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryDamming the River - Thompson Falls, MT

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At the Thompson Falls Dam are a trio of plaques outlining various aspects of the construction, which began in 1911. The first deals with the actual construction of the dam.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 7/17/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryGenerating Power - Thompson Falls, MT

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At the Thompson Falls Dam are a trio of plaques outlining various aspects of the construction, which began in 1911. The second deals with the production of power at the dam project.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 7/17/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryLumber, Concrete and Hundreds of Men - Thompson Falls, MT

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At the Thompson Falls Dam are a trio of plaques outlining various aspects of the construction, which began in 1911. The third deals with the construction of the project and the housing required fro workers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 7/17/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryBridging the River - Thompson Falls, MT

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1911 was this bridge's birth year and 2010, 99 years later, was the year of its rebirth. According to Morrison-Maierle, Inc., engineers for the rehabilitation, this is the last Parker-Pratt Deck Truss bridge remaining in Montana.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 7/17/2014

last visited: never

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Alberta Heritage MarkersLeitch Collieries Provincial Historic Site - Alberta, Canada

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Leitch Collieries was an overly ambitious coal mining project that met with more than its share of ill fortune.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 10/11/2012

last visited: 1/23/2014

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Alberta Heritage MarkersFrank Slide - Frank, Alberta

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The Frank Slide was significant rock slide that occurred on the April 29, 1903 in the Crowsnest Pass community of Frank, Alberta.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wildwoodke

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 9/2/2007

last visited: 1/30/2014

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