Holton in Jackson County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Livestock Water Trough
This hand-carved boulder was used by the Snyder family to water livestock in Jackson County, Kansas. The rock was moved seveal times and was last located at the home of Delmer Snyder in Holton.
Donated to the City of Holton in his memory.
Erected by the Snyder Family.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Animals.
Location. 39° 27.75′ N, 95° 44.345′ W. Marker is in Holton, Kansas, in Jackson County. Marker is on Iowa Avenue south of 4th Street (Kansas Highway 116), on the left when traveling south. Marker is north of the tennis courts in Linscott Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Holton KS 66436, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Company E, 137th Infantry Regt, 35th Infantry Div (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jackson County Courthouse Horse Water Trough (approx. ¼ mile away); Edward D. Holton (approx. 0.3 miles Fort Jim Lane (approx. 0.4 miles away); Battle of the Spurs (approx. 7.2 miles away); The Wetmore Calaboose (approx. 12.4 miles away); Don Clarence Rising (approx. 12.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Holton.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 23, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 541 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 23, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 5. submitted on March 24, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.