Frank T. Crowe

Frank T. Crowe (HMQE8)

Location: Boulder City, NV 89005 Clark County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 58.541', W 114° 50.386'

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[ Front ]:
"The Old Man"
Francis Trenholm Crowe
Born: October 12, 1882
Died: February 26, 1946

World's Outstanding Builder of Dams

[ Right Side ]:
"We had 5,000 men in a 4000-foot canyon. The problem was to set up the right sequence of jobs so they wouldn't kill each other off"
Frank T Crowe

[ Rear ]:
Frank T. Crowe Memorial Park
Dedicated March 14, 1981

In Memory of
Their Friend
And Associate

Frank T. Crowe

Donated by
Red and Catherine Wixson
To the City of Boulder City

[ Left Side ]:
Hoover Dam
Frank Crowe's Greatest Triumph
1931 - 1936

For five long years, the mud, the remorseless
current, the swift floods the jangling telephones
were his responsibility.
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HM NumberHMQE8
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Date Added Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 4:47am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 694770 N 3983408
Decimal Degrees35.97568333, -114.83976667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 58.541', W 114° 50.386'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 58' 32.46" N, 114° 50' 23.16" W
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Area Code(s)702
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5007 Veterans Memorial Hwy, Boulder City NV 89005, US
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