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Kanab in Kane County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Bob Hoy

Utah's Little Hollywood

 

—Kanab Utah “Walk of Fame” —

 
Bob Hoy Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 14, 2010
1. Bob Hoy Marker
Inscription.
A veteran actor and stuntman, Bob Hoy was often in Kanab doubling for such actors as Robert Taylor, Lloyd Nolan and Tony Curtis, to name a few. In the 60's and 70's Bob co-starred in the hit television series "The High Chaparral", and the movie "The Dutchess and The Dirt Water Fox". Being a close friend of Clint Eastwood he was often cast in his films, including "The Enforcer", and the well respected western, "The Outlaw Josey Wales" filmed right here in Kanab in 1976 by Warner Brothers Studio. Bob is a member of the Stuntmen's Association and a recipient of a Golden Boot Award for his excellence in western films.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kanab, Utah "Walk of Fame" marker series.
 
Location. 37° 2.884′ N, 112° 31.726′ W. Marker is in Kanab, Utah, in Kane County. Marker is at the intersection of Center Street (U.S. 89) and Main Street, on the left when traveling west on Center Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7 West Center Street, Kanab UT 84741, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ted Markland (here, next to this marker); Don Collier (here, next to this marker); Robert Taylor
Hoy, Markland, and Collier Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 14, 2010
2. Hoy, Markland, and Collier Markers
Looking NE across the intersection of Center and Main Streets
(a few steps from this marker); Peggie Castle (a few steps from this marker); William A. Wellman (a few steps from this marker); The Academy Bell (a few steps from this marker but has been reported missing); a different marker also named The Academy Bell (within shouting distance of this marker); The Kanab Chapel (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Kanab.
 
Also see . . .
1. Bob Hoy. (Submitted on April 8, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Western Legends Roundup. (Submitted on April 8, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Entertainment
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 563 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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