Gower Township, Cedar County, Iowa
|Gower Township, Cedar County|
|• Total||34.72 sq mi (89.94 km2)|
|• Land||34.47 sq mi (89.27 km2)|
|• Water||0.26 sq mi (0.66 km2)|
|Elevation||748 ft (228 m)|
|• Density||15.3/sq mi (5.9/km2)|
|GNIS feature ID||0467918|
Gower Township is named for Robert Gower, who arrived in 1841 and led the efforts to build a bridge there.
Gower Township covers an area of 34.72 square miles (89.9 km2) and contains no incorporated settlements. According to the USGS, it contains three cemeteries: Honey Grove, Howard and Saint Josephs.
- "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- Aurner, Clarence Ray (1910). A Topical History of Cedar County, Iowa, Volume 1. S. J. Clarke. p. 146.
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