Founder and Employees of the Southwest Missouri Electric Railway Company Memorial – Webb City, Missouri
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 37° 08.403 W 094° 27.805
15S E 370026 N 4111411
Quick Description: Memorial honoring the founder and employees Of the Southwest Missouri Electric Railway at King Jack Park in Webb City, Missouri.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 4/17/2015 7:33:37 AM
Waymark Code: WMNQ5D
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker
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Long Description:

The memorial is a monument with relief sculptures and a bronze plaque with the following inscription:

1889 – – 1939
THIS PLAQUE IS DEDICATED IN MEMORY OF A. H. ROGERS
THE FOUNDER, AND THE EMPLOYEES OF THE FORMER S. W. MO.
ELEC. RY. CO. WHICH WAS HEADQUARTERED IN WEBB CITY
OPERATING OVER A 94 MILE SYSTEM SERVING THE TRI-
STATE MINING FIELD FROM 1889 TO 1939

THIS PLAQUE MADE POSSIBLE BY CONTRIBUTIONS OF FORMER
EMPLOYEES, THEIR FAMILIES AND CITIZENS AND BUSINESS
MEN OF THE AREA.

Website with more information on either the memorial or the person(s) it is dedicated to: [Web Link]

Location: King Jack Park

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