Independence Rock, United States of America

General Attributes
Project NameIndependence Rock
CountryUnited States of America
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Data Type Size Device Name Device Type
LiDAR - Terrestrial4.68 GBLeica SS2 Time of Flight Scanner
Site DescriptionA large granite rock in southwestern Natrona County, Wyoming, Independence Rock stands today as a landmark of great importance. In the 19th century, Independence Rock was a milestone for emigrants migrating with their wagons from the East Coast to the Western frontiers of the country along the Oregon trail, also known as the Emigrant Trail." Independence Rock may have derived its name from a band of fur trappers who celebrated the American Independence Day in 1930 at the site- but more likely
Project DescriptionIn 2012, the University of Colorado Denver, with the support of the National Park Service, digitally preserved Independence Rock with a Leica Scan Station 2. This project was undertaken by the National Park Service, Intermountain Region, in cooperation with CyArk and the University of Colorado Denver, Center of Preservation Research.
Collection Date0000-00-00 to 0000-00-00
Publication Date2020-06-22
License TypeCC BY-NC-SA
FundersNational Park Service
PartnersCyArk , Center of Preservation Research (CoPR)
Site AuthorityNational Park Service
2020: Independence Rock - LiDAR - Terrestrial . Collected by . Distributed by Open Heritage 3D.

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