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Ness City in Ness County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Lion Block

 
 
Lion Block Kansas Register Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 12, 2012
1. Lion Block Kansas Register Marker
Inscription.

has been listed on the
Register of Historic
Kansas Places

by the United States
Department of the Interior
August 20, 2008

This property
has been listed on the
National Register
of Historic Places

by the United States
Department of the Interior

 
Location. 38° 27.245′ N, 99° 54.437′ W. Marker is in Ness City, Kansas, in Ness County. Marker is on Main Street west of Kansas Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 216 West Main Street, Ness City KS 67560, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ness County Courthouse (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Veterans Memorial (about 300 feet away); Corporal Noah V. B. Ness (about 300 feet away); Ness County Bank Building (about 600 feet away).
 
Regarding Lion Block. The buildings were blocked off and either falling down or being disassembled at the time of the photographs.
 
Also see . . .
1. Lion Block National Register Nomination. (Submitted on June 20, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Lion Block Sale Listing on eBay (2005).
Lion Block NRHP Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 12, 2012
2. Lion Block NRHP Marker
(Submitted on June 20, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. 2009 Kansas Preservation Alliance Endangered Places List. (Submitted on June 20, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Handbook of Ness County, Kansas (1887). (Submitted on June 20, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Lion Block and Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 12, 2012
3. Lion Block and Markers
Lion Block Lion Carving Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., http://www
4. Lion Block Lion Carving Detail
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 20, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 358 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 20, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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