Pokegama - Klamath County, OR
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff
N 42° 06.810 W 122° 08.003
10T E 571643 N 4662741
Quick Description: This historical marker is located just off of Hwy 66 heading west, on the left, on a side road called Mule Hill Rd / Pokegama Rd. in Klamath County, OR.
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 5/1/2012 5:21:32 PM
Waymark Code: WMEBBW
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
Views: 1

Long Description:
This historical marker is part of a series of historical markers located all around Klamath County and commissioned by the Klamath County Historical Society.

Directions to historical marker: If you're traveling on Hwy 66 towards Ashland OR, the marker is located just off of Hwy 66, on the left side, on a side road called Mule Hill Rd / Pokegama Rd.

The marker text reads:

FREIGHT AND STAGE ROAD

ALL FREIGHT AND PASSENGERS BETWEEN POKEGAMA AND
KLAMATH FALLS TRANSPORTED OVER THIS ROAD
FROM 1903 TO 1909.

Klamath County Historical Society 1976

*BONUS NEARBY BENCHMARK*
If you're here, you might as well visit a nearby NGS benchmark located nearby. Click the link below to visit and log this benchmark (a metal rod with a witness post) on Geocaching.com:

(visit link)

There is a web link to some great history on the Pokegama area in Klamath County by clicking the additional resource link below.
Historic Topic: Pioneer

Group Responsible for placement: Historical Society

Marker Type: Roadside

Region: Central Oregon

County: Klamath

Web link to additional information: [Web Link]

State of Oregon Historical Marker "Beaver Board": Not listed

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