"Million Dollar Biffy" Historical

"Million Dollar Biffy" Historical (HM1UU2)

Location: Hartville, WY 82215 Platte County
Country: United States of America

N 42° 19.247', W 104° 46.999'

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This massive sandstone and log latrine was built by the Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1930's. The structure is 21 feet wide and 42 feet long although it looks larger because of the masses of rock at the corners.
The workmen jokingly named the latrine the "Million Dollar Biffy" because it took so long to finish the project.
The stone for this and other structures around the park was quarried locally. Each of the stones were fitted carefully as evidenced by the structure's excellent condition today.
Roland Pray, Camp Architect drew most of the plans for structures at Guernsey State Park.
Some of the structures vary slightly from the blueprints. Some follow them exactly. Can you find any changes made in the "Biffy?"
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HM NumberHM1UU2
Placed ByWyoming State Parks and Historic Sites
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 4th, 2016 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)13T E 517854 N 4685416
Decimal Degrees42.32078333, -104.78331667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 19.247', W 104° 46.999'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 19' 14.82" N, 104° 46' 59.94" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)307
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Castle Dr, Hartville WY 82215, US
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