Sixth Crossing Historical

Sixth Crossing Historical (HM1SZY)

Location: Lander, WY 82520 Fremont County
Country: United States of America

N 42° 30.588', W 108° 13.644'

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Oregon-Mormon Trail
and Sixth Crossing
of Sweetwater River
Willie Handcart Company rescue site, 21 October 1856 and burial site of John Winford and eight others from that company
John Linford
Born 28 August 1808 England
Died 21 October 1856 at this camp
Faith - Courage - Sacrifice
Series This marker is part of the Mormon Pioneer Trail series
Year Placed1998
Placed ByLinford descendants
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 at 1:02pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)12T E 727786 N 4710106
Decimal Degrees42.50980000, -108.22740000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 30.588', W 108° 13.644'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 30' 35.28" N, 108° 13' 38.64" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)307
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Unnamed Road, Lander WY 82520, US
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