Site of Hayden's Ferry

Site of Hayden's Ferry (HMIC9)

Location: Tempe, AZ 85281 Maricopa County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 25.767', W 111° 56.412'

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1200 Feet Northeast of This Marker

Established in 1871, when the Salt River was a flowing stream and a barrier to travel the ferry was held on course by a wire cable taut across the river. It was an important link in settling the southwest.

Built and operated by
Charles Trumbull Hayden
who established the first flour mill
in the Salt River Valley.

La Casa Vieja built in 1871 was the Hayden Home
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HM NumberHMIC9
Series This marker is part of the Daughters of the American Revolution series
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Year Placed1964
Placed ByArizona Society Daughters of the American Revolution
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 1:49pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)12S E 412596 N 3699292
Decimal Degrees33.42945000, -111.94020000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 25.767', W 111° 56.412'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 25' 46.02" N, 111° 56' 24.72" W
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Area Code(s)480, 602
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 100 S Mill Ave, Tempe AZ 85281, US
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