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Caney in Montgomery County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Caney Memorial Street

 
 
Caney Memorial Street Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 7, 2012
1. Caney Memorial Street Marker
Inscription.

This brick street was laid in 1907 using bricks from Caney plants that were part of the early industrial expansion.

This street has been preserved as a memorial to the citizens of Caney who were major contributors through oil and gas exploration and development and establishment of early industrial plants.
 
Erected 2001 by Caney Valley Historical Society.
 
Location. 37° 0.678′ N, 95° 56.314′ W. Marker is in Caney, Kansas, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Wood Street near 4th Avenue, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Caney KS 67333, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Caney School District No. 34 (within shouting distance of this marker); Bell's Trading Post and Village Water Well (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Caney High School Stadium (approx. 0.4 miles away); World War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); George H. Wark 1878 - 1974 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Black Dog Trail Campsite (approx. half a mile away); “Walking Stick” Cannon (approx. half a mile away); Caney War Memorial (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Caney.
 
Also see . . .
Caney Memorial Street and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 7, 2012
2. Caney Memorial Street and Marker
Looking south along Wood Street
 Caney Valley Historical Society. (Submitted on July 25, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Wood Street, Looking South image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 7, 2012
3. Wood Street, Looking South
From just south of 4th Avenue
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 25, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 233 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 25, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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