William B. Howard Station Park

William B. Howard Station Park (HM1J31)

Location: Lee's Summit, MO 64063 Jackson County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 54.752', W 94° 22.677'

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This park, named for the founder of the city of Lee's Summit, is located on the original depot grounds which were set aside for railroad use when the town of Strother was platted on October 28, 1865. The town of Strother was later incorporated as the city of Lee's Summit on November 4, 1868.
The park was planned by the Missouri Community Betterment Committee of Lee's Summit, was financed by the Jackson County legislature, local clubs and individuals and is for the enjoyment of all who visit it.
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HM NumberHM1J31
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Year Placed1973
Placed ByThe Rotary Club of Lee's Summit
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, February 8th, 2015 at 9:03pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 380531 N 4307972
Decimal Degrees38.91253333, -94.37795000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 54.752', W 94° 22.677'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 54' 45.12" N, 94° 22' 40.62" W
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Area Code(s)816
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near , Lee's Summit MO 64063, US
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