Historic Oregon Trail ~ Durkee
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz
N 44° 34.890 W 117° 27.865
11T E 463131 N 4936566
Quick Description: This Oregon Historical Marker is located in front of the Durkee Community Hall/Durkee Community Church on Oxman Ranch Road, just south of Old US Highway 30 in Durkee, Oregon.
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 2/1/2013 7:40:11 PM
Waymark Code: WMG9E3
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 2

Long Description:
Historic
Oregon Trail

Durkee


This spot was famous in early days as Express Ranch an important relay station on the Umatilla-Boise Basin Stage and Freight Route. It was also a favorite camping place for emigrants and teamsters.
Historic Topic: Pioneer

Group Responsible for placement: State of Oregon

Marker Type: Roadside

Region: Eastern Oregon

County: Baker

State of Oregon Historical Marker "Beaver Board": [Web Link]

Web link to additional information: Not listed

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