Scott Spring

Scott Spring (HM1J8Q)

Location: Westmoreland, KS 66549 Pottawatomie County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 22.946', W 96° 24.344'

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The reservoir before you taps into the famous Scott Spring. The original outlet emanates from the base of a steep rock hill to the east. The refreshing water of Scott Spring offered abundant drinking water to many travelers on the Oregon Trail and became an inviting camp site on their long journey. The spring currently waters livestock and feeds Rock Creek just as it did so many years ago.
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HM NumberHM1J8Q
Series This marker is part of the California Trail series, and the Oregon Trail series.
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Date Added Friday, February 20th, 2015 at 9:01pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 723442 N 4362427
Decimal Degrees39.38243333, -96.40573333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 22.946', W 96° 24.344'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 22' 56.76" N, 96° 24' 20.64" W
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Area Code(s)785
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 13840 KS-99, Westmoreland KS 66549, US
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