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Fort Scott in Bourbon County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Flood Level

October 3rd 1986

 

—Key Industries, Inc. —

 
Flood Level Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 28, 2014
1. Flood Level Marker
Inscription.

[Title is text]

 
Erected by Key Industries, Inc.
 
Location. 37° 50.52′ N, 94° 42.042′ W. Marker is in Fort Scott, Kansas, in Bourbon County. Marker is at the intersection of Wall Street (U.S. 54) and Wilson Street, on the left when traveling east on Wall Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 523 East Wall Street, Fort Scott KS 66701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Where Was the Bathroom? (approx. 0.2 miles away); Free to Learn (approx. 0.2 miles away); Quartermaster Complex (approx. 0.2 miles away); Infantry Life (approx. 0.2 miles away); "The Crack Post of the Frontier" (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Heart of Fort Scott (approx. ¼ mile away); Tallgrass Prairie Trail (approx. ¼ mile away); Welch, Badger & Co. Dry Goods Store (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Scott.
 
Also see . . .
1. Historic Floods of Kansas. (Submitted on January 8, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Marmaton River at Wikipedia. (Submitted on January 8, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Marmaton Watershed Information.
Flood Level Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 28, 2014
2. Flood Level Marker
On wall to left of doorway
(Submitted on January 8, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. History of Key Industries, Inc. (Submitted on January 8, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. DisastersWaterways & Vessels
 
Flood Level Marker on Former Key Industries Building image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 28, 2014
3. Flood Level Marker on Former Key Industries Building
Entrance Detail at Former Key Industries Building image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 28, 2014
4. Entrance Detail at Former Key Industries Building
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 8, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 273 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 8, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   4. submitted on January 9, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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