Fort Blair West Breastworks

Fort Blair West Breastworks (HMP5Y)

Location: Baxter Springs, KS 66713 Cherokee County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 1.776', W 94° 44.051'

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The west wall of the breastworks had been removed the day before the attack in order to enlarge the encampment to make room for more than 100 additional cavalry troops which had arrived under the command of Lt. Pond.
HM NumberHMP5Y
Placed ByBaxter Springs Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 5:11am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 345752 N 4099562
Decimal Degrees37.02960000, -94.73418333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 1.776', W 94° 44.051'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 1' 46.56" N, 94° 44' 3.06" W
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Area Code(s)620
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 101-199 E 6th St, Baxter Springs KS 66713, US
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