B. Scott Holmes

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SCOTT'S BLUFF(S) STATION - Pony Express

This site is probably near or at the old Fort Mitchell (1864-1868) site, twelve miles west of Ficklin's Springs and about two and one-half miles northwest of Mitchell Pass, near a bend of the North Platte River. [90] Even though Mabel Loving and Roy Bloss identify Fort Mitchell as a station after Scott's Bluff, [91]other sources generally link the two sites but differ on its function as a relay or home station. [92] The Oregon Trail Memorial Association placed a granite site marker with their circular bronze Pony Express motif near the North Platte bridge, which stood as late as 1960. [93]
http://www.nps.gov/parkhistory/online_books/poex/hrs/hrs5c.htm#52

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