More's Creek #318
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Touchstone
N 43° 35.465 W 115° 59.936
11T E 580809 N 4826943
More's Creek is named for J. Marion More, leader of the party of miners who found Idaho City, October 7 1862.
Waymark Code: WM1QK3
Location: Idaho, United States
Date Posted: 06/24/2007
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 26

Like Idaho's early miners, he came originally from the South. Unlike most of them, he struck it rich. During the Idaho gold rush, he had profitable investments in many important mining camps. Hardly anyone else did as much to build Idaho during the early days.
Marker Name: More's Creek

Marker Type: Roadside

County: Ada

City: Boise

Group Responsible for Placement: Idaho Historical Society & Idaho Department of Transportation

Marker Number: 318

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Marker Text: Not listed

Date Dedicated: Not listed

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