the most historic
in existence is the famous
coach, which was carried for many years by
all over America and Europe. This coach was built by the Abbott-Downing
Company, of Concord, New Hampshire,
in 1863, fitted with the thorough brace springs which made the Concord
coaches the most popular used on the great trails.
This coach, in company
with many others, was shipped to
via Cape Horn, in 1864, and was used for many years in the mountains of
Eventually traveling the trails across the Rockies, it came into
possession of the stage company operating in eastern
Wyoming and the
While theretofore its life had been uneventful, its daily vicissitudes of
peril border upon the marvelous.