Landmark for Pony Express, Org. and Calif. Trails, Emigrants Overland Stage and railroads.
Evidence showed that Sam Bass gang after they heldup express train devided [sic] $60,000 and cooked their meal, this took place in 1877.
Known as Lovers Tree, children played under it, hit by lightning 3 times 1 year. Cut up for fire wood 1931-33.Dedicated Sept. 18, 1985 Memorial to the Big Springs Pioneers.
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|Date Added||Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 12:31am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||13T E 745622 N 4549890|
|Decimal Degrees||41.06320000, -102.07683333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 3.792', W 102° 4.61'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 3' 47.52" N, 102° 4' 36.60" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 274-298 W 2nd St, Big Springs NE 69122, US|
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