Site of First Cabin in Eugene - Eugene, OR
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff
N 44° 03.455 W 123° 05.892
10T E 492134 N 4878272
This hard-to-read historical marker is located a short distance south of memorial marker for Eugene Skinner.
Waymark Code: WMY5F2
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 04/25/2018
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
Views: 3

Wrap Text around ImageI discovered this stone marker after reading another historical marker in Skinner Butte Park north of this site that contains a small map inset and highlights this marker and another historical marker just north of here. The inscription is almost impossible to read on this stone marker and so I took the liberty of 'painting' in the letters in Photoshop (I am a graphic designer after all) to make it appear like it once was when monumented most likely many decades ago.

*NOTE* The actual log cabin site was about halfway between this stone marker and the Eugene Skinner memorial marker to the north, also highlighted on the map inset.

Historic Topic: Pioneer

Group Responsible for placement: Other

Marker Type: City

Region: Willamette Valley

County: Lane

State of Oregon Historical Marker "Beaver Board": Not listed

Web link to additional information: Not listed

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