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Hess, Frank - Root Cellar

Mill Creek Township

Wabaunsee County

Site has root cellar that is about 10 yards to east of road next to and behind the foundations of what was likely a house and outbuilding.

Frank Hess was an original homesteader of the Halifax/Bismark/Hessdale Township located a quarter mile north of site. The town site has little left other than a few family homes including the homes of three families of Frank Hess’s decedents. The cave faces west and measures 12’(L)x6’(W)x 5.5’(H).