Twobar
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Title:Twobar
History:Twobar Post Office was established on December 31, 1889 in Laramie County prior to the formation of Platte County. John McDougall was the postmaster. It was discontinued on April 30, 1900 and its mail then handled by the Wheatland Post Office. (Wyoming Post Offices) Small postoffice in Laramie County, 8 miles southwest of Wheatland, the nearest railroad station. Stockraising the principal industry. Population, 10. (Wyoming State Business Directory, 1901-02)
County:Platte
Feature Category:Manmade Features
Origin Of Name:In 1890, the local name for the post office is Two Bar Ranch. In 1891, the local name is Mants? Ranch. (Wyoming Post Offices) Twobar was most likely named for the brand of the Two Bar Ranch. (WSL)Twobar Post Office was established on December 31, 1889 in Laramie County prior to the formation of Platte County. John McDougall was the postmaster. It was discontinued on April 30, 1900 and its mail then handled by the Wheatland Post Office. (Wyoming Post Offices) Small postoffice in Laramie County, 8 miles southwest of Wheatland, the nearest railroad station. Stockraising the principal industry. Population, 10. (Wyoming State Business Directory, 1901-02)
Type (DCMI):JPEG
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Document ID:11142260

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