Rolling Ball - Concordia, KS
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member linkys
N 39° 34.145 W 097° 39.640
14S E 615041 N 4380788
Quick Description: A most intriguing fountain located in front of the Cloud County Courthouse.
Location: Kansas, United States
Date Posted: 7/22/2012 6:24:33 AM
Waymark Code: WMEYB7
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member huggy_d1
Views: 3

Long Description:

An 1800 pound granite ball floats on a cushion of moving water and slowly rotates. YouTube video. Plaque reads:

In Memory Of
Frederick Wilmont Sturges
1843--1927
And His Wife
Mary Jane Sturges
1843--1918

They came to Concordia from New York City in 1872,
helped build this community, and died here

Web Link: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Please post another photo of the fountain and tell us your opinion about the fountain.
Search for...
Geocaching.com Google Map
Google Maps
MapQuest
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Fountains
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
Date Logged Log User Rating  
YoSam. visited Rolling Ball - Concordia, KS 2/23/2007 YoSam. visited it