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Sand Springs Pony Express Station
Sand Springs Desert Study Area, Nevada


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Sand Mountain is to the north of the pony express station

Sand Springs Pony Express Station, Pony Express National Historic Trail, Nevada

Date photographed: June 26, 2013
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Sparse but precious grazing, as well as the brackish springs, made this a good site for a pony express station in 1860-61

Sand Springs Pony Express Station, Pony Express National Historic Trail, Nevada

Date photographed: June 26, 2013
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Sand Springs Study Area at Sand Mountain

Sand Springs Study Area at Sand Mountain

The Sand Springs Study Area protects an area south of the Sand Mountain off road recreation area

Sand Springs Pony Express Station, Pony Express National Historic Trail, Nevada

Date photographed: June 26, 2013
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Sand Springs Pony Express Station ruins, east of Fallon

Sand Springs Pony Express Station ruins, east of Fallon

The Sand Springs Pony Express Station never did have a permanent roof

Sand Springs Pony Express Station, Pony Express National Historic Trail, Nevada

Date photographed: June 26, 2013
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The pony express station is next to the Sand Springs south of Sand Mountain

Sand Springs Pony Express Station, Pony Express National Historic Trail, Nevada

Date photographed: June 26, 2013
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