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Near Zeandale in Riley County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Chris Barr's Cabin

Built in 1863

 
 
Chris Barr's Cabin Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 17, 2012
1. Chris Barr's Cabin Marker
Inscription.

Cabin found in house, when house was torn down in 1962

Refurbished by
Zeandale Senior Citizens
1992


 
Location. 39° 7.757′ N, 96° 28.402′ W. Marker is near Zeandale, Kansas, in Riley County. Marker is on Pillsbury Crossing Road 0.6 miles east of Deep Creek Road (Kansas Highway 911), on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Manhattan KS 66502, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Konza Prairie (approx. 3.5 miles away); Geology at Konza (approx. 3.5 miles away); The Tallgrass Prairie (approx. 3.6 miles away); Blackjack Springs (approx. 5.2 miles away); Manhattan's Union Pacific Depot - Revived (approx. 5.6 miles away); Change & Growth (approx. 5.7 miles away); Yuma Street (approx. 5.7 miles away); Colorado Street (approx. 5.8 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Zeandale Township, Riley County, in Cutler's History of Kansas (1883). (Submitted on February 11, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesSettlements & Settlers
 
Chris Barr's Cabin and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 17, 2012
2. Chris Barr's Cabin and Marker
Chris Barr's Cabin image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 17, 2012
3. Chris Barr's Cabin
Chris Barr's Cabin image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 17, 2012
4. Chris Barr's Cabin
Chris Barr's Cabin Interior image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 17, 2012
5. Chris Barr's Cabin Interior
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 243 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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