of Wabaunsee County
Historical marker on K-99
The 1867 law abolishing the
open range provided for payment
of 40 cents per rod (16 ½ ft.)
to landowners to build
and maintain a 4 ½ ft. stone fence.
Stone was plentiful and our
ancestors built miles of fences.
Wabaunsee County Historical Society 1978
January 18, 1997 /
Bob Walter /
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