Caney in Montgomery County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Captain Richard C. Mason
PeaRidge Battlefield Arkansas 1862
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Animals • Native Americans • War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is March 8, 1862.
Location. 37° 1.041′ N, 95° 55.773′ W. Marker is in Caney, Kansas, in Montgomery County. Marker is in Sunny Side Cemetery, along the main entrance road about 500 feet north of Taylor Avenue. McGee Street (US Hwy 75) runs along the eastern boundary of the cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Caney KS 67333, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Jappa Mason (here, next to this marker); Richard Colbert Mason (here, next to this marker); “Walking Stick” Cannon (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Caney War Memorial (about 700 Black Dog Trail Campsite (approx. 0.4 miles away); George H. Wark 1878 - 1974 (approx. 0.4 miles away); World War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bell's Trading Post and Village Water Well (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Caney.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 7, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 26, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 663 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 26, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.