Platting of Winfield, Kansas

Platting of Winfield, Kansas (HM154J)

Location: Winfield, KS 67156 Cowley County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 14.426', W 96° 59.842'

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823 Main

This corner marks the spot where in 1869 Colonel E. C. Manning placed the stake from which the City of Winfield was laid out. The first building in Winfield, Colonel Winfield's old log store, stood on this corner. In 1885, Henry Goldsmith acquired the property where it remained a book store for a period of 32 years. In 1917 the State Bank purchased the lot and built the first 25 by 70 feet of this building. The expansions of the State Bank in 1927 and 1989 have resulted in the current building.
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HM NumberHM154J
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Placed ByWinfield Main Street & Cowley County Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 5:48pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 677633 N 4123424
Decimal Degrees37.24043333, -96.99736667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 14.426', W 96° 59.842'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 14' 25.56" N, 96° 59' 50.52" W
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Area Code(s)620
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 883-899 Main St, Winfield KS 67156, US
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