Spark Arrestor
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz
N 35° 11.209 W 111° 39.547
12S E 439991 N 3893959
Quick Description: This Historical Marker is next to an exhibit at the Riordan Mansion State Historic Park at 409 W Riordan Road in Flagstaff, Arizona.
Location: Arizona, United States
Date Posted: 10/21/2012 4:56:59 PM
Waymark Code: WMFHGV
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member cache_test_dummies
Views: 3

Long Description:
Spark Arrestor

Scrap wood was burned to generate steam power at the lumber mill. This metal cage was placed on top of an incinerator stack (chimney) to prevent fire by trapping rising sparks. The historic view of the mill is looking west on what is now Riordan Road. The large stack in the picture has a spark arrestor on its top.

Marker Name: Spark Arrestor

Type of history commemorated: Other

County: Coconino

Name of any agency/ agencies setting marker:
Arizona State Parks

Year placed: Unknown

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