Emmaville - 381
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Mooroid
N 40° 35.480 W 111° 47.620
12T E 432840 N 4493695
Quick Description: In the 1860's miners, granite quarry freighters and stagecoach drivers used a halfway camping ground 333 yards to the south-west.
Location: Utah, United States
Date Posted: 3/20/2011 6:40:58 PM
Waymark Code: WMB0R0
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member JacobBarlow
Views: 11

Long Description:
In the 1860's miners, granite quarry freighters and stagecoach drivers used a halfway camping ground 333 yards to the so. west on Little Willow Creek. Others built homes, boarding houses, 2 stores, 3 saloons, a slaughter yard, blacksmith shop, warehouse, livery stable. F.A. Hoofman & Co. Real Estate Office - John W. Lawrence, Agent. Population reached about 500. After 1871, town was moved to Little Cottonwood Canyon and renamed Ragtown. Several unmarked graves are all that remain.
Marker Name: Emmaville

Marker Number: 381

Marker Text:
In the 1860's miners, granite quarry freighters and stagecoach drivers used a halfway camping ground 333 yards to the so. west on Little Willow Creek. Others built homes, boarding houses, 2 stores, 3 saloons, a slaughter yard, blacksmith shop, warehouse, livery stable. F.A. Hoofman & Co. Real Estate Office - John W. Lawrence, Agent. Population reached about 500. After 1871, town was moved to Little Cottonwood Canyon and renamed Ragtown. Several unmarked graves are all that remain.


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