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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. This category is for those markers found in the state of Wyoming.
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Wyoming Historical MarkersBennett Buttes and the Bannock War of 1878 - Park County, WY

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Along Highway 120 north of Cody, about 9.5 miles south of the Montana border is a pullout with a pair of Wyoming Historical Markers. This marker tells of the Bannock War, a part of which took place nearby.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Wyoming

date approved: 9/6/2017

last visited: never

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Wyoming Historical MarkersRed Lodge Freight Road - Park County, WY

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Along Highway 120 north of Cody, about 9.5 miles south of the Montana border is a pullout with a pair of Wyoming Historical Markers. This marker was placed to impart some of the history of the road which brings one to the marker.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Wyoming

date approved: 9/6/2017

last visited: never

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Wyoming Historical MarkersDiscovery of Oil at Byron, Wyoming

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The little town of Byron, Wyoming has been an oil producer for well over a century. This is the story of how this came to be.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Wyoming

date approved: 6/29/2017

last visited: never

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Wyoming Historical MarkersStairs Carved by Meltwater - Grand Teton National Park, WY

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Located at the Teton Point Turnout on the North-South Highway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Wyoming

date approved: 6/28/2017

last visited: 5/30/2017

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Wyoming Historical MarkersWonderland's Architect - Yellowstone National Park, WY

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This sign is mounted on an interior lobby wall of the Old Faithful Inn...and is about it's architect.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Wyoming

date approved: 6/26/2017

last visited: 5/29/2017

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Wyoming Historical MarkersRock Springs Chinese Massacre - Rock Springs WY

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This touching monument resides at the corner of Bridger Avenue and Pilot Butte Avenue.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Where's George

location: Wyoming

date approved: 4/21/2017

last visited: never

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Wyoming Historical MarkersCows, Wildlife and Gold

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This Wyoming Historical Marker is one of two at the Mule Creek Junction Rest Area at Hwy 18 & 85 about 45 miles north of Lusk, Wyoming.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Peter and Gloria

location: Wyoming

date approved: 11/9/2016

last visited: 7/13/2017

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Wyoming Historical MarkersStewards of the Grassland Prairies

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This Wyoming Historical Marker is one of two at the Mule Creek Junction Rest Area at Hwy 18 & 85 about 45 miles north of Lusk, Wyoming.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Peter and Gloria

location: Wyoming

date approved: 11/9/2016

last visited: 7/13/2017

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Wyoming Historical MarkersRawhide Buttes - Lusk, WY

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This location served as a stage station for 11 years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Go Boilers!

location: Wyoming

date approved: 8/4/2016

last visited: never

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Wyoming Historical MarkersWhat Does the Tower Mean to People? - Devils Tower, WY

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Marker inside the admin. building (i.e. Visitors Center).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Wyoming

date approved: 7/26/2016

last visited: 12/4/2016

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Wyoming Historical MarkersCattleman's Bridge - Grand Teton National Park

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The actual "Cattleman's Bridge" resulted from cooperation between local ranchers and the National Park Service.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Wyoming

date approved: 7/17/2016

last visited: never

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Wyoming Historical MarkersCamp Jenney

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Along US 16 east of New Castle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Wyoming

date approved: 4/13/2016

last visited: 4/8/2015

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Wyoming Historical MarkersThe Purple Heart Trail - Laramie, WY

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A plaque about the Purple Heart Trail at it's highest point in the United States.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Wyoming

date approved: 3/24/2016

last visited: 7/6/2017

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Wyoming Historical MarkersEskridge Draw - Rock Springs, WY

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The Eskridge Draw historical marker is located on Fourteen Road off US 191 north of Rock Springs.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Wyoming

date approved: 11/21/2015

last visited: never

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Wyoming Historical MarkersThe Lincoln Highway

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A dual-sided City of Cheyenne historical marker stands at the northwest corner of West Lincolnway and Carey Avenue, providing an overview of the highway's origins on one side, and on the reverse, background about its route through Wyoming.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Wyoming

date approved: 11/2/2015

last visited: 7/12/2017

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Wyoming Historical MarkersFire Ecology - Devils Tower - Devils Tower, WY

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A National Park Service/U.S. Department of the Interior interpretive sign stands along the Tower Trail, noting the important role that fire plays in keeping the nearby ponderosa pine forests healthy.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Wyoming

date approved: 10/23/2015

last visited: 12/4/2016

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Wyoming Historical MarkersRed Beds Trail - Devils Tower, WY

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The long way around, take it and you will not regret it.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Wyoming

date approved: 10/15/2015

last visited: 12/4/2016

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Wyoming Historical MarkersA Refuge, A Gathering Place - Devils Tower, WY

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Indigenous people of the plains hold this site as sacred

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Wyoming

date approved: 10/15/2015

last visited: 12/4/2016

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Wyoming Historical MarkersTower Trail - Devils Tower National Monument - Devils Tower, WY

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This trail is 1.3 miles long, around the base of the tower, you find many native offerings along the way.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Wyoming

date approved: 10/15/2015

last visited: 12/4/2016

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Wyoming Historical MarkersLife Above and Below Ground - Devils Tower, WY

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Prairie Dogs, at the Devils Tower stie

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Wyoming

date approved: 10/14/2015

last visited: 12/4/2016

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Wyoming Historical MarkersWyoming'a Wildlife-Enjoy Wyoming's Wildlands

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Located in the rest area near Pine Bluffs along I-80.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Wyoming

date approved: 10/12/2015

last visited: 7/5/2017

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Wyoming Historical MarkersCambria

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Wyoming Historical Marker noting the history of the vanished town of Cambria, located in a roadside pullout on the west side of US 85, about 5.4 miles north of Newcastle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Wyoming

date approved: 9/30/2015

last visited: never

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Wyoming Historical MarkersCambria Salt Mine

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Wyoming Historical Marker noting the area's salt mines, which began to fall into disuse when the railroad arrived. Located in a roadside pullout on the east side of US 85, about 7.7 miles south of Four Corners.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Wyoming

date approved: 9/30/2015

last visited: never

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Wyoming Historical MarkersJireh

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Wyoming Historical Marker noting the establishment of the Jireh settlement, which grew into a college and a town. Located on the south side of US 18/20, almost fifeen miles west of Lusk.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Wyoming

date approved: 9/30/2015

last visited: 7/13/2017

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Wyoming Historical MarkersBuffalo Jump - near Sundance, WY

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Ancient times this was the butcher shop.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Wyoming

date approved: 9/27/2015

last visited: never

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