Lyons in Rice County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
City of Lyons
by J. W. and Mahala
August 7, 1882
This tablet dedicated
to their memory
by a grateful citizenry
Erected 1945 by the Citizens of Lyons.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Parks & Recreational Areas. A significant historical date for this entry is August 7, 1882.
Location. 38° 20.819′ N, 98° 12.029′ W. Marker is in Lyons, Kansas, in Rice County. Marker is on Commercial Street east of Grand Avenue (Kansas Highway 14), on the left when traveling east. Marker is along a Workman Park walking path. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lyons KS 67554, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Civil War and Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Rice County Historical Mural (approx. ¼ mile away); Santa Fe Trail (approx. 1.4 miles away); Cow Creek Station (approx. 4.1 miles away); Coronado and Quivira (approx. 4.1 miles away); Fray Juan de PadillaCooper Hall (approx. 8.7 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 9.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lyons.
Also see . . . Workman Park. (Submitted on June 18, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 20, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 18, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 170 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 18, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.