The Bank of Gilbert

The Bank of Gilbert (HM1NIP)

Location: Gilbert, AZ 85234 Maricopa County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 21.287', W 111° 47.373'

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The Bank of Gilbert was built in 1917. One of the men instrumental in the creation of the bank was Abe Cosby (pictured below on right) who came to Gilbert to invest in land and open a real estate office. Bill Andersen, (shown of left) one of the bank's board members, was also part of the first Gilbert pioneering family that settled on a homestead in 1891. The bank safe that was built in the middle of the bank still exists in the building and was even used to deliver a baby in the 1970's. In 1989 the bank building became an Allstate Insurance agency. But has also served as a drugstore, restaurant and doctor's office.
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HM NumberHM1NIP
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Year Placed2012
Placed ByGilbert Leadership Class xx 2012, a program of The Gilbert Chamber of Commerce
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)12S E 426539 N 3690897
Decimal Degrees33.35478333, -111.78955000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 21.287', W 111° 47.373'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 21' 17.22" N, 111° 47' 22.38" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)480, 602
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 275-299 N Gilbert Rd, Gilbert AZ 85234, US
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