Kansas City in Jackson County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Battle of Westport
Erected 1961 by Jackson County Historical Society. (Marker Number 10.)
Location. 39° 0.992′ N, 94° 35.566′ W. Marker is in Kansas City, Missouri, in Jackson County. Marker is on 61st Terrace 0.1 miles east of Wornall Road, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6115 Wornall Road, Kansas City MO 64113, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hinckle's Grove (approx. 0.4 miles away); Battle of Westport (approx. 0.7 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Westport (approx. 0.8 miles away); James G. Ashley, Jr. and Pamela C. Ashley (approx. 0.9 miles away); William Bent - Seth Ward Home (approx. 0.9 miles away); Bent & Ward Houses (approx. 0.9 miles away); McGhee's Charge (approx. 0.9 miles away); Country Club Line Historical Trolley Station (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Kansas City.
Also see . . .
1. John Wornall House. Official website to the Homestead with several historical links about the house.
2. Battle of Westport. Link from the Civil War Muse with further information on this tour stop.
3. Civil War Round Table of Kansas City. Link to the organization responsible for the Auto Tour.
Categories. • Notable Buildings • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on February 28, 2010, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas. This page has been viewed 1,132 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 28, 2010, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas.