Tampa in Marion County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Old Santa Fe Trail
Purchased from the Indians Aug. 10, 1825
Surveyed 1827 from
Independence, Mo to Santa Fe, N.M.
Erected 1914 by Old Settlers and Citizens of Marion County.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Santa Fe Trail marker series.
Location. 38° 33.082′ N, 97° 9.06′ W. Marker is in Tampa, Kansas, in Marion County. Marker is at the intersection of Limestone Road and 330th Road, on the right when traveling south on Limestone Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tampa KS 67483, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chaplain (Captain) Emil J. Kapaun (approx. 8.2 miles away); Chaplain (Father) Emil J. Kapaun (approx. 8.3 miles away); Hope City Bell (approx. 10.4 miles away); Wilbert Henry Otte (approx. 10.6 miles away); Santa Fe Trail (approx. 12½ miles away); First Mennonite Church (approx. 14.1 miles away); The Crossing of Historic American Trails (approx. 14.4 miles away); Hillsboro Airport (approx. 14½ miles away).
Categories. • Roads & Vehicles •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 2, 2014, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec. This page has been viewed 236 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 2, 2014, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec. 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on February 5, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.