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Delta in Delta County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Delta Jail - 1890

 
 
Delta Jail - 1890 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 12, 2020
1. Delta Jail - 1890 Marker
Inscription.  

Built by Wm. R. Gale

Original location -
West side of alley facing East 3rd St.
between Main & Palmer

Moved in 1974 by
Delta County Historical Society


 
Erected by Delta County Historical Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 38° 44.589′ N, 108° 4.207′ W. Marker is in Delta, Colorado, in Delta County. Marker is on 3rd Street east of Main Street (U.S. 50), on the left when traveling east. Marker is on the Delta County Museum grounds. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 251 Meeker Street, Delta CO 81416, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mangum Memorial Wind-Chime (here, next to this marker); Central School Bell (here, next to this marker); Robert E. Lee Steamboat Bell (here, next to this marker); Leslie J. Savage Big Bell Collection (a few steps from this marker); Site of Farmers and Merchants Bank (within shouting distance of this marker); Delta County Bank Building
1890 Delta Jail and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 12, 2020
2. 1890 Delta Jail and Marker
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Stockham Building (about 400 feet away); Presbyterian Church of Delta (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Delta.
 
Also see . . .  History of Delta CO. (Submitted on November 8, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 8, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 8, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 41 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 8, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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