Fredonia in Coconino County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Settled in 1885 by few hardy Mormon pioneer families. Once the center of sheep and cattle grazing on the Arizona strip. The main industry is logging. Fredonia boasts one of the largest sawmills in Arizona. Other industries include refining, mining trucking, forestry ... etc.
• Sign and buckle design by Laura Johnson • Sign built & donated by Fredonia High VICA • Advisors: John Cram and Robin Button • Members: Danny Judd, Yancy Archer, Eddie Heaton, Carmen Savala, Michael Goodall, Darl Gailey, Wayne Lathim, Pat Castro, Nick Holliday Terril Heayon. • Sign material donated by Kaibab Industries, Energy Fuels Nuclear, Inc., Arizona Refining Company, Intermountain Refining Company Inc.
Location. 36° 56.547′ N, 112° 31.559′ W. Marker is in Fredonia, Arizona, in Coconino County. Marker is on U.S. 89A at milepost 609, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fredonia AZ 86022, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pipe Springs National Monument (a few steps from this marker); Prickly Pears and Pinion Nuts (a few steps The Final Frontier (approx. 1.4 miles away); Historic Log Cabin (approx. 1.4 miles away); Kanab Forts (approx. 4.4 miles away in Utah); Bowman-Chamberlain House (approx. 7.2 miles away in Utah); Andrew Prine (approx. 7.2 miles away in Utah); Dennis Weaver (approx. 7.2 miles away in Utah). Click for a list of all markers in Fredonia.
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 137 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.