Ashland in Saunders County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
The Ox-Bow Trail
The water supply for the City of Lincoln comes from wells in the Platte Valley near here. In 1932 this pumping station was built, and a 36-inch water main laid to Lincoln. A treatment plant and an additional 48-inch main were added in the 1950's.
Saunders County Historical Society
Ashland Chamber of Commerce
Nebraska State Historical Society
Ashland City Water Treatment Plant
Erected by Saunders County Historical Society; Ashland Chamber of Commerce; Nebraska State Historical Society;
Marker series. This marker is included in the Nebraska State Historical Society marker series.
Location. 41° 2.314′ N, 96° 21.43′ W. Marker is in Ashland, Nebraska, in Saunders County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 6 and Silver Street, on the right when traveling east on U.S. 6. Click for map. The marker is located on the south side of U.S. 6 just west of the Lincoln Water Works in Ashland. Marker is in this post office area: Ashland NE 68003, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. In Honor Of John McBride Belnap (approx. 0.3 miles away); Platte River (approx. 3.3 miles away); Native Americans in the Lower Platte Valley (approx. 5.3 miles away); Melia (approx. 5.3 miles away); The Armour and Company Icehouse (approx. 5.8 miles away); Bess Streeter Aldrich, 1881-1954 (approx. 13.9 miles away).
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Joan Shurtliff of Seward, Nebraska. This page has been viewed 277 times since then and 70 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Joan Shurtliff of Seward, Nebraska. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.