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

Roanoke Boulevard

 
 
Roanoke Boulevard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael W. Kruse, July 26, 2015
1. Roanoke Boulevard Marker
Inscription. On September 18, 1971, Roanoke Road was designated as a historic landmark by the Board of Parks and Recreation Commissioners and renamed Roanoke Boulevard. Originally constructed in 1915 the boulevard exists as one of the few remaining brick roads in Kansas City. June 1988.
 
Erected 1988 by Board of Parks and Recreation.
 
Location. 39° 3.562′ N, 94° 36.016′ W. Marker is in Kansas City, Missouri, in Jackson County. Marker is on Roanoke Rd, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kansas City MO 64111, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. West Port, Missouri (approx. 0.6 miles away); Original Site of Harris House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Action Before Westport (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Albert G. Boone Store (approx. 0.6 miles away); Alexander Majors (approx. 0.7 miles away); John Calvin McCoy (approx. 0.7 miles away); James Bridger (approx. 0.7 miles away); The French and the Santa Fe Trail (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kansas City.
 
Additional keywords. Roanoke Park, Valentine
 
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Roanoke Boulevard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael W. Kruse, July 26, 2015
2. Roanoke Boulevard Marker
Roanoke Boulevard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael W. Kruse, July 26, 2015
3. Roanoke Boulevard Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2015, by Michael W. Kruse of Kansas City, Missouri. This page has been viewed 119 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 26, 2015, by Michael W. Kruse of Kansas City, Missouri. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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