Pompey's Pillar National Monument
—Lewis & Clark National Landmark —Captain Wm. Clark, of the Lewis & Clark Expedition stopped here July 25, 1806 on his way down the Yellowstone. He wrote in his journal that the rock which he named Pompey's Tower, was: "200 feet high and 400 paces in secumpherance and only accessible on one side...The natives have ingraved on the face of the rock the figures of animals etc. near which I marked my name and the day of the month & year. "
|Series||This marker is part of the Lewis & Clark Expedition series|
|Placed By||Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Department of the Interior|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, August 9th, 2016 at 9:03am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||31N E 166021 N 0|
|Decimal Degrees||45.98698333, -108.00628040|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 45° 59.219', W 108° 0.3768242'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||45° 59' 13.14" N, 108° 0' 22.609452" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near Pompeys Pillar Access, Worden MT 59088, US|
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