Sand and Quartz Boulder

Sand and Quartz Boulder (HM1J7P)

Location: Wamego, KS 66547 Pottawatomie County
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N 39° 12.156', W 96° 18.136'

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This 20-ton boulder was found on the John Winter farm 9 miles NW of Wamego and brought here by wagon in 1907. Believed to be 40 million years old, its sand and quartz content were polished by glacial action.
HM NumberHM1J7P
Placed ByCity of Wamego
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Date Added Wednesday, February 18th, 2015 at 9:01pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 732951 N 4342727
Decimal Degrees39.20260000, -96.30226667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 12.156', W 96° 18.136'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 12' 9.36" N, 96° 18' 8.16" W
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Area Code(s)785
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 569-599 6th St, Wamego KS 66547, US
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