Blacksmith Shop

Blacksmith Shop (HM1C60)

Location: Parker, KS 66072 Linn County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 14.259', W 94° 56.626'

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The hundreds of hand wrought metal items found at this site indicates that a blacksmith shop existed here in the 1800's.

Among the items found were parts of wagon wheels, cooking utensils, muskets, nails, scissors, grading tools, hammers, door latches, locks[,] cow bells, chains, and hundreds of unidentified pieces.

An unfinished horse shoe probably indicated that the site was abandoned abruptly.
HM NumberHM1C60
Placed ByIndian Awareness Center of the Fulton County Historical Society and St. Philippine Duchesne Memorial Park Committee
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 3:09am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 329886 N 4233969
Decimal Degrees38.23765000, -94.94376667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 14.259', W 94° 56.626'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 14' 15.54" N, 94° 56' 37.56" W
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Area Code(s)913
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 9029-9157 W 1525th Rd, Parker KS 66072, US
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