Kansas City in Jackson County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Erected by The Kansas City Star and Times. (Marker Number 17A.)
Location. 39° 0.809′ N, 94° 31.795′ W. Marker is in Kansas City, Missouri, in Jackson County. Marker is on 63rd Street 0.1 miles west of Manchester Trafficway, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. This marker is located on the grounds of the Kansas City Water Department. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4800 E. 63rd St., Kansas City MO 64132, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battle of Westport (approx. 0.2 miles away); Byram's Ford Battlefield (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battle of the Big Blue (approx. ¼ mile Log House and Defensive Line (approx. 0.3 miles away); Byram's Ford Historic District (approx. half a mile away); "Boston" Adams' House (approx. 0.7 miles away); Kansas City's First Public Golf Course (approx. 0.7 miles away); Delbert J. Haff (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Kansas City.
Also see . . .
1. Battle of Westport. Link from the Civil War Muse with further information on this tour stop.
2. Civil War Round Table of Kansas City. Link to the organization responsible for the Auto Tour.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas. This page has been viewed 844 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.