Historic Mail Trail

Historic Mail Trail (HMO3M)

Location: Payson, AZ 85541 Gila County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 13.876', W 111° 20.264'

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Camp Verde Arizona to Payson Arizona Mail Trail

This historic mail trail is dedicated to the memory of the mail riders named below and unknown mail carriers that braved weather, rough terrain and the Verde River to deliver mail 52 miles from Camp Verde to Payson, Arizona from 1884 to 1914.

[Column 1:]
Ashton Nebecker · Newton Tipton · Clarence Hann · William Johnson · William Lowthian · Mick Wright · Juan Portillo · Doc Lay · Richard Hopkins · James Farrell · Abner Heath · Will Heath · Gene Holder · Abner Greer · Henry Hunter

[Column 2:]
Wiley Nebecker · Walter Cox · Ora Hann · William Goswick · Wyllys D. Fuller · Burl Wright · Robert Gaddis · Hyrum Williams · Norman Palmer · Milton Farrell · John Heath · Thomas Hunt · Alfred Fuller · Ben Nail · Charles Chilson

[Column 3:]
Preston Gillispie · Peter Davis · Charles Morris · Martin Sullivan · Hunter Wright · Peter Lazar · Richard Woods · Nott Hopkins · Garfield Farrell · Arthur Heath · Frank Heath · Hank Wingfield · Jessie Earl · James Cash · Tavis Hough

[Column 4:]
Len Hough · Richard Clark · Ross Fuller · Hugh Fuller · Hal Fuller · Jim Lowthian · David Johnson · Charles Ryall · Joe Leavitt · George Blodgett · Bud Miller · Lee Patterson · John Chilson · Frank Fuller · Howard Peach

Clinton "Tuffy" Peach

This dedication was made possible through the twenty years of collaboration between ranchers, Camp Verde Cavalry (Col. Howard Parrish), the U.S.D.A Forest Service (Ranger Bill Stafford), Camp Verde Historical Society, the town of Camp Verde, Yavapai Apache Nation, Citizens of Pine, the town Payson, and Tonto Apache Tribe.
HM NumberHMO3M
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Date Added Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 7:49am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)12S E 468895 N 3787850
Decimal Degrees34.23126667, -111.33773333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 13.876', W 111° 20.264'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 13' 52.56" N, 111° 20' 15.84" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)928
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 617 W Main St, Payson AZ 85541, US
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