The Pony Express

The Pony Express (HMV97)

Location: Stateline, NV 89449 Douglas County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 57.618', W 119° 56.465'

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Inscription
In
Commemoration of
The Pony Express
A fleeting but exciting epoch in the
Winning of the West
——————
Erected April 4, 1963
by Harrah's
William F. Harrah, President
——————
The first Pony Express rider passed here
April 4, 1860 on his way to
Friday's Station
A remount point 4/10ths of a mile northeast
At Edgewood, Nevada
Details
HM NumberHMV97
Series This marker is part of the Markers Attached to Sculpture series, and the Pony Express National Historic Trail series.
Tags
Year Placed1963
Placed ByHarrah's, William F. Harrah, President
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 8th, 2014 at 9:39am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 245160 N 4316485
Decimal Degrees38.96030000, -119.94108333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 57.618', W 119° 56.465'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 57' 37.08" N, 119° 56' 27.90" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)530, 775, 702
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 19-29 Lincoln Highway, Stateline NV 89449, US
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