Port Byron, Sheridan County

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Title

Port Byron, Sheridan County

Subject

Port Byron: A Stop on the Great Western Cattle Trail

Description

This study overviews the lost town of Port Byron, Kansas, from its one booming year along the Great Western Trail to its disappearance after the Union Pacific Railway came through and shut down the town. Much information has been provided by archaeologist and local historian, Don Rowlison.

Creator

Lacie Campbell

Publisher

Chapman Center for Rural Studies

Date

Spring 2015

Contributor

Kansas State University

Rights

Chapman Center for Rural Studies

Format

PDF

Language

English

Geolocation

Citation

Lacie Campbell, “Port Byron, Sheridan County,” Lost Kansas Communities, accessed April 29, 2017, http://lostkscommunities.omeka.net/items/show/174.