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Fulton in Callaway County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Boone's Rock

 
 
Boone's Rock Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 12, 2013
1. Boone's Rock Marker
Inscription.

Originally located on a bluff on Stinson Creek in northwest Fulton, about 200 yards north of the Boone's Lick Trail, this rock bears the name D. Boone with the date 1801 and an arrow pointing due west.

The gift of Mr. & Mrs. Harry McIntire to the Kingdom of Callaway Historical Society, it was placed here and dedicated November 4, 1967
 
Erected 1967 by Kingdom of Callaway Historical Society.
 
Location. 38° 50.834′ N, 91° 56.852′ W. Marker is in Fulton, Missouri, in Callaway County. Marker is at the intersection of 5th Street and Court Street, on the right when traveling east on 5th Street. Touch for map. Marker is on the north grounds of the county courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10 East 5th Street, Fulton MO 65251, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Captain James Callaway (here, next to this marker); Callaway County Men at War (a few steps from this marker); Fulton (approx. 0.2 miles away); Memorial Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named
Boone's Rock and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 12, 2013
2. Boone's Rock and Marker
War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); War Comes to Westminster College (approx. 0.4 miles away); Robertson Historic District (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fulton.
 
Also see . . .
1. Traveling the Boone's Lick Trail. (Submitted on October 24, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Boone's Lick Trail Maps. (Submitted on October 24, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Boone's Lick Road Association. (Submitted on October 24, 2013, 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 October 24, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 335 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 24, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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