Herington in Dickinson County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Rock Island Depot
1887 - 1988
Native limestone and benchmark from the Herington Rock Island Depot that was on the State Register of Historic Places. Razed - March 23, 1988.
Location. 38° 39.825′ N, 96° 56.607′ W. Marker is in Herington, Kansas, in Dickinson County. Marker is on Broadway, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at the Herington Historical Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 800 South Broadway, Herington KS 67449, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bicentennial Monument Dedication (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Juan de Padilla Memorial (approx. ¾ mile away); Vietnam Memorial (approx. ¾ mile away); Father Juan de Padilla & Quivira (approx. one mile away); Hope City Bell (approx. 7½ miles away); Wilbert Henry Otte (approx. 11.4 miles away); Navarre Church of the Brethren (approx. 12.7 miles away); Chaplain (Father) Emil J. Kapaun (approx. 14.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Herington.
Also see . . .
1. Rock Island Technical Society. (Submitted on November 20, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Herington Historical Museum. (Submitted on November 20, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Man-Made Features • Railroads & Streetcars •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 20, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 486 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 20, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.