Kansas Pacific Depot Historical

Kansas Pacific Depot Historical (HM1TI5)

Location: Hays, KS 67601 Ellis County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 52.316', W 99° 19.921'

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The first depot on this site was completed in November 1867. Here on September 18, 1869, Deputy U.S. Marshal John Bridges arrested Bob Connors, an accused murderer, who was fleeing on an east-bound train. Bridges jailed him at Fort Hays because of threatened mob violence in town, and the post commander flatly refused to turn the prisoner over to Sheriff Hickok. Bridges broke up the infamous Ledford gang of horse thieves, eventually killing John E. Ledford at Wichita in 1871. He became marshal of Dodge City in 1882.

Hays City, Kansas
HM NumberHM1TI5
Placed ByCity of Hays Kansas Convention & Visitors Bureau
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, August 5th, 2016 at 9:02pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 471198 N 4302617
Decimal Degrees38.87193333, -99.33201667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 52.316', W 99° 19.921'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 52' 18.96" N, 99° 19' 55.26" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)785
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 100-198 W 10th St, Hays KS 67601, US
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