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Old 12-18-2012, 02:09 PM   #392
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Location: Broken Arrow, OK
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Originally Posted by LewisNClark View Post
I was within 10 miles of the grave last week but it got dark before I
Could get there...

Thanks for this...nice marker..most impressive. I will eventually make it there and to the site of the original grave on Pryor Creek.

I read an article from 1934 that stated the remains of Pryor's cabin were still in existence. Looking at google earth and old topo maps, and based on my recollections, I believe his cabin and original gravesite were about here:
36*15'19" 95*16'31"

Enter from State Highway 69A on the dirt road that runs north along the railroad. Go about 1/2 mile north (you'll have to go through a low water crossing of Pryor Creek), then turn east for 1/4 mile or so. It's on USCOE land so access shouldn't be a problem.
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