"THE PRE-1859 DRY ROUTE"
The Original Dry Route

Site E-10

Moritz Rut Marker

BRANCH: The Pre-1859 Dry Route
DESIGNATION: Moritz Rut
LOCATION: From the Site E-9 marker return south .1 mile to U.S. 50/56, right 7.2 miles, left .2 mile to Western Street in Spearville, Kansas, and right .3 mile, to the marker on the left.
GPS AT MARKER: N37 50.540 -- W99 45.721
TOPOGRAPHICAL EVIDENCE: None
USGS AERIAL PHOTO:
Moritz Rut
MODERN DAY MAP: Santa Fe Trail Map Ford County, Kansas
TOPOGRAPHIC MAP: Topographic Map
PHYSICAL EVIDENCE: A single rut runs east from the marker. [note: this rut has been partially lost due to the placement of a business over it]
HISTORIC DESCRIPTION: None
DISTANCE: NA
COMMENTS: None
LEGAL DESCRIPTION: SE 1/4, Section 29, T-25-S, R-22-W, Ford County, Kansas.

Moritz Rut Plaque

Township 25 South of Range 22 West, Ford County, Kansas Township 25 South of Range 22 West, Ford County, Kansas

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