Pony Express Station - Salt Lake City, Utah
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz
N 40° 45.960 W 111° 53.448
12T E 424817 N 4513163
Quick Description: Salt Lake City was the site of a Pony Express relay station plus a division headquarters for the region.
Location: Utah, United States
Date Posted: 9/6/2010 8:03:59 PM
Waymark Code: WM9N2N
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Team GeoDuo
Views: 12

Long Description:
Site of a Pony Express Station
1860-1861

Placed in Tribute to the Personnel of that Gallant Enterprise
by the
Spirit of Liberty Chapter - Daughters of the American Revolution
1924
Marker Name: Site of a Pony Express Station 1860-1861

Marker Type: City

Addtional Information:
A monument is placed about 50 yards south of this marker, denoting the location of the actual relay transfer point.


County: Salt Lake

City: Salt Lake City

Group Responsible for Placement: Daughters of the American Revolution - Spirit of Liberty Chapter

Date Dedicated: 1924

Marker Number: Not listed

Web link(s) for additional information: Not listed

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