Locomotive Park - Route 66 - Kingman, Arizona, USA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita
N 35° 11.401 W 114° 03.602
11S E 767694 N 3898075
Quick Description: Locomotive Park - A Veteran Memorial park that gets its name from a Santa Fe, Steam Locomotive that dominates this small strip park between Beale Street and Andy Devine Avenue in Kingman, Arizona.
Location: Arizona, United States
Date Posted: 2/10/2015 10:21:39 AM
Waymark Code: WMNC1N
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TravisGood
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Long Description:
Most visitors to the park are drawn to the massive AT-SF Steam Locomotive 3759 & Caboose, on display in the eastern end of this narrow park. At the other end of the park, where Beale Street and Andy Devine Avenue meet, there are several well presented veteran memorials, Which feature a medallion and pillar to commemorate each of the military services. The Park also displays a stone monument, with three historical plaques, that are well worth a visit.

The Park & the Steam locomotive are listed on the National Register of Historical Places.

Kingman Tourist info Web Site: (visit link)
Americana: Roadside Attraction

Significant Interest: Memorial

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Locomotive Park, Kingman, Arizona, USA.

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