Near Gove City in Gove County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Atchison to Denver
Traversed by Gen Fremont 1844
First Denver Stagecoach 1859
Retraced and Mapped by
Howard C Raynesford Ellis Kansas
Marker Placed 1963
Location. 38° 47.345′ N, 100° 45.776′ W. Marker is near Gove City, Kansas, in Gove County. Marker is on County Road 16 2.1 miles north of County Road E, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Grinnell KS 67738, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. El Cuartelejo Archeology (approx. 11.3 miles away); El Cuartelejo (approx. 11.3 miles away); Plains Apache at El Cuartelejo (approx. 11.3 miles away); Pueblo Floor Plan (approx. 11.3 miles away); El Quartelejo (approx. 11.3 miles away); Steele Memorial (approx. 11½ miles away); a different marker also named El Quartelejo (approx. 13.3 miles away); Battle Canyon, 1878 (approx. 13.4 miles away).
More about this marker. The marker text is inscribed on the front face of the marker's concrete base.