Gallows Barn

Gallows Barn (HMXG6)

Location: Sheridan, MT 59749 Madison County
Country: United States of America

N 45° 18.481', W 111° 58.075'

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Built in the 1890's for the White Sulfur Springs Sheriff's Department. In the year 1917 this barn had a legal gallows installed for the execution of three men. These men robbed a train south of White Sulfur Springs and murdered a trainman on January 16, 1917.Hanged were: Henry Hall - February 16, 1917; Leslie Tahley - February 16, 1917; Harrison Gibson - February 16, 1917The bar was donated to Bovey Restorations by the White Sulfur Springs Historical Society, and moved here intact in May 1975.Montana Heritage Commission.
HM NumberHMXG6
Placed ByMontana Heritage Commission
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Date Added Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 2:32am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)12T E 424123 N 5017623
Decimal Degrees45.30801667, -111.96791667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 45° 18.481', W 111° 58.075'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds45° 18' 28.86" N, 111° 58' 4.50" W
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Area Code(s)406
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3732 Calloway St, Sheridan MT 59749, US
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