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Mound City in Linn County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Windmill and Water Trough

Trough built in 1915

 

—Windmill built in 1980's —

 
Windmill and Water Trough Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2016
1. Windmill and Water Trough Marker
Inscription.

Horse watering trough was located on the Campbell farm. The windmill is a working windmill but the water is only a recirculating system and the water is unsafe to drink.

Donated by Eugene and Hazen Campbell


 
Erected by Mound City Historical Society.
 
Location. 38° 8.574′ N, 94° 49.073′ W. Marker is in Mound City, Kansas, in Linn County. Marker is on Main Street (State Highway 52) west of 7th Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Mound City Historical Park, Mound City KS 66056, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Log Corncrib (here, next to this marker); Barn (a few steps from this marker); Mound City Bandwagon (a few steps from this marker); Fort Montgomery (a few steps from this marker); Clausen Cabin (a few steps from this marker); Number 9 School (within shouting distance of this marker); Wesley Chapel Bell (within shouting distance of this marker); Mound City Depot (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Mound City.
 
Categories. AgricultureMan-Made Features
 
Windmill and Water Trough Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2016
2. Windmill and Water Trough Marker
Marker on corncrib
Water Trough Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2016
3. Water Trough Marker
Windmill and Water Trough image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2016
4. Windmill and Water Trough
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 124 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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