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Kingman in Mohave County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

United States Army

 
 
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By Bill Kirchner, March 17, 2010
1. United States Army Marker
Inscription. Established Camp Beale's Springs about one mile north, March 25, 1871. For the protection of settlers and travelers on northern route. Served as Hualapais Indian Agency. Military Camp abandoned April 6, 1874.
 
Location. 35° 11.397′ N, 114° 3.625′ W. Marker is in Kingman, Arizona, in Mohave County. Marker can be reached from Andy Devine Road (Business Interstate 40) near Grandview Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is located in Locomotive Park south of West Beale Street (State Hwy 95). Marker is in this post office area: Kingman AZ 86401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Wagon Route (here, next to this marker); Lt. Edward Fitzgerald Beale (here, next to this marker); Kingman Veteran's Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Charles Metcalfe Park (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Santa Fe Locomotive No. 3759 (about 700 feet away); Desert Power & Water Co. (about 700 feet away); Hotel Brunswick (approx. 0.4 miles away); A.T. & T. Building (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kingman.
 
More about this marker. This marker is one of three markers on this monument.
 
Categories. MilitaryNotable PlacesSettlements & Settlers
 
United States Army Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 17, 2010
2. United States Army Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 31, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,052 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 31, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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