The Plaza (1873)

The Plaza (1873) (HM10LQ)

Location: Ellsworth, KS 67439 Ellsworth County
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N 38° 43.646', W 98° 13.782'

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Historic Plaza Walking Tour Stop 11

View of the Plaza looking west. The Grand Central Hotel (9) is on the right. The depot (14) is in the center of the Plaza and the Drovers Cottage (5) can be seen in the distance just to the left side of the depot. Had you been standing here on a summer day in 1868 you could have witnessed a stampede of wild buffalo charging through the Plaza! The buffalo continued past this spot and onto the plains to the east as dazed townspeople returned to daily life in Ellsworth.
HM NumberHM10LQ
Marker Number11
Placed ByEllsworth County Economic Development, Ellsworth-Kanapolis Area Chamber of Commerce, Ellwsorth County Historical Society, et al
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 1:51am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 566957 N 4286811
Decimal Degrees38.72743333, -98.22970000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 43.646', W 98° 13.782'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 43' 38.76" N, 98° 13' 46.92" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)785
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 200-298 En Main St, Ellsworth KS 67439, US
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