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Brighton in Adams County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Dedicated to the Pioneer Spirit of our Early Settlers

 
 
Dedicated to the Pioneer Spirit of our Early Settlers Monument. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 30, 2018
1. Dedicated to the Pioneer Spirit of our Early Settlers Monument.
Inscription.  
Dedicated to the
Pioneer Spirit
of our Early Settlers

 
Erected 1940 by Fort Vasquez Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list.
 
Location. 39° 59.109′ N, 104° 49.331′ W. Marker is in Brighton, Colorado, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of South Main Street and Bush Street, on the right when traveling south on South Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 South Main Street, Brighton CO 80601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Lupton (approx. 7.9 miles away); Columbine Mine / Coal Field Country (approx. 10.1 miles away); Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge (approx. 11˝ miles away); The Fourteeners (approx. 12˝ miles away); Habitat for Wildlife - A Rich History
View of monument looking south on Main Street image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 30, 2018
2. View of monument looking south on Main Street
In June 1940, the chapter placed this monument in the Junior Chamber of Commerce Park on South Main Street in Brighton.
(approx. 12˝ miles away); Early Years of Statehood (approx. 12˝ miles away); Where's the Water? (approx. 12˝ miles away); Fort Junction (approx. 14.6 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 7, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 2, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 119 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 2, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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