Bucknum, Wyoming facts for kids
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Segment of 1958 USGS map showing, from left to right, Powder River, Natrona, and Bucknum.
|Elevation||5,440 ft (1,660 m)|
|Time zone||UTC-7 (Mountain (MST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-6 (MDT)|
82604 (Casper, WY)
|GNIS feature ID||1597236|
Bucknum was named in 1907 by the railroad for C. K. Bucknum, a Wyoming legislator who owned land near the town site. A post office was established in Bucknum in 1908, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1924.
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