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Pony Express Station - Salt Lake City, Utah
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz
N 40° 45.936 W 111° 53.454
12T E 424808 N 4513118
Quick Description: A monument marking the point at which the transfer of horses and mail accurred.
Location: Utah, United States
Date Posted: 9/8/2010 7:38:09 AM
Waymark Code: WM9NAT
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member hobbycachegirl
Views: 15

Long Description:
This Monument
Marks the Site of the
Great Salt Lake City Station
of
The Pony Express
St. Joseph Mo. Sacramento Cal.
Inaugurated April 3,
1860
Marker Name: Great Salt Lake City Station

Marker Type: City

Addtional Information:
The marker is located in front of the Bayleaf Cafe. The monument also contains a plaque marking the Centennial of the Pony Express.


County: Salt Lake

City: Salt Lake City

Group Responsible for Placement: Utah Pioneer Trails and Landmark Association

Date Dedicated: Not listed

Marker Number: Not listed

Web link(s) for additional information: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
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