Cawker City in Mitchell County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Homestead of J. Gledhill
1871 - 1920
1874 - 1894
Erected 1939 by A. E. Gledhill.
Location. 39° 30.556′ N, 98° 26.017′ W. Marker is in Cawker City, Kansas, in Mitchell County. Marker is on Wisconsin Avenue (U.S. 24) near Lake Drive, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker has been moved from its original location. Marker is in this post office area: Cawker City KS 67430, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. World's Largest Ball of Sisal Twine (here, next to this marker); Cawker City (within shouting distance of this marker); Waconda Springs (approx. 2.7 miles away); Waconda (Great Spirit Spring) (was approx. 2.7 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Waconda Springs / Glen Elder State Park (approx. 4.9 miles away); Sod and Stubble (approx. 5.8 miles away); Missouri Pacific Railroad Depot (approx. 5.9 miles away); The Founding of Downs, Kansas (approx. 5.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cawker City.
More about this marker. "In 1939 A. E. Gledhill placed a stone marker on the homestead of Joseph
Also see . . .
1. Historical Twelve Mile Valley Information. (Submitted on August 31, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. The Glenhill Family of England and Kansas. (Submitted on August 31, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 31, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 506 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 31, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.