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Johnson, W.M. - Root Cellar

Mission Creek Township

Wabaunsee County

This structure was built while either W.M. Johnson or Adam Robson homesteaded the area. The cave is built into an embankment at the base of a small hill. It might have been a dugout home judging by how little else is left on the property and the fact it would have had a single west facing door. The entrance and part of the arch have now crumbled. The cave measures 15’(L)x8.5’(W)x 7’(H).