Jacob Fowler's Lookout - Fountain City Historical

Jacob Fowler's Lookout - Fountain City Historical (HM1T6Y)

Location: Pueblo, CO 81001 Pueblo County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 15.824', W 104° 35.52'

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This tablet is the
Property of the State of Colorado

——
The hill one block east is
Jacob Fowler's Lookout.
Later called Sugar Loaf Hill.
Near it in a log house Fowler
and his trappers lived in Jan., 1822.
——

Fountain City
Predecessor of Pueblo and founded
in the fall of 1858, ran west
from the hill to the Fountain River.
Men who came as goldseekers remained
to farm, trade, and found a city.


Erected by
The state historical society of Colorado
from the Mrs. J.N. Hall Foundation
and by
the Fontaine Qui Bouille Charter, N.S.D.A.R.
1936
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HM NumberHM1T6Y
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Year Placed1936
Placed ByThe state historical society of Colorado from the Mrs. J.N. Hall Foundation and by the Fontaine Qui Bouille Charter, N.S.D.A.R
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, July 23rd, 2016 at 5:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)13S E 535692 N 4235156
Decimal Degrees38.26373333, -104.59200000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 15.824', W 104° 35.52'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 15' 49.44" N, 104° 35' 31.2" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)719
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 519 S Joplin Ave, Pueblo CO 81001, US
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