Hamilton in Caldwell County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
"Richey" Mill Stones
Salem, Caldwell County
Erected 1938 by Major Molly Chapter, D.A.R.; replaced by Major Molly in 2003.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1838.
Location. 39° 44.612′ N, 93° 59.921′ W. Marker is in Hamilton, Missouri, in Caldwell County. Marker is on McGaughy Street west of Davis Street (Missouri Route 13), on the right when traveling west. Markers are in J.C. Penney Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hamilton MO 64644, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Harden Stone Millstones (here, next to this marker); Welcome to Hamilton (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Welcome to Hamilton (within shouting distance of this marker); Boyhood Home of J. C. Penney (within shouting distance Hamilton Train Depot (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hamilton (approx. 0.2 miles away); Caldwell County Sesquicentennial (approx. 7.3 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 7.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hamilton.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 16, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 23, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 562 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 23, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.