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Oskaloosa in Jefferson County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Blacksmith Shop

 
 
Blacksmith Shop Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 9, 2013
1. Blacksmith Shop Marker
Inscription.

The Blacksmith Shop building is new (1983), but houses tools that were used in late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the tools are from Archie Brown's shop in McLouth.
 
Erected by Old Jefferson Town.
 
Location. 39° 12.809′ N, 95° 18.563′ W. Marker is in Oskaloosa, Kansas, in Jefferson County. Marker is on Walnut Street (U.S. 59) 0.2 miles north of Lawrence Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in Old Jefferson Town. Marker is in this post office area: Oskaloosa KS 66066, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Winchester Jail (a few steps from this marker); Reynolds Store (a few steps from this marker); Ozawkie Mill Grinding Wheel (a few steps from this marker); Tibbott School Building - Dist. No. 54 (within shouting distance of this marker); John Steuart Curry Boyhood Home (within shouting distance of this marker); Plum Grove School Buiding - Dist. No. 39 (within shouting distance of this marker); Kilgour School Building - Dist. No. 72 (within shouting distance of this marker); Edmonds Chapel (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oskaloosa.
 
Also see . . .
Blacksmith Shop and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 9, 2013
2. Blacksmith Shop and Marker

1. Old Jefferson Town. (Submitted on March 12, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. History of Jefferson County, Kansas. (Submitted on March 12, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceMan-Made FeaturesSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 12, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 218 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 12, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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