Marmaton Township, Bourbon County, Kansas
Location in Bourbon County
|• Total||56.11 sq mi (145.34 km2)|
|• Land||56.04 sq mi (145.14 km2)|
|• Water||0.08 sq mi (0.2 km2) 0.14%|
|Elevation||820 ft (250 m)|
|• Density||14.5/sq mi (5.6/km2)|
|GNIS feature ID||0474758|
Marmaton Township covers an area of 56.11 square miles (145.3 km2) and contains one city, Redfield, and the unincorporated community of Marmotan. According to the USGS, it contains two cemeteries: Marmaton and Woods.
The largest section of scenic Hollister Wildlife Area, containing portions of Pawnee Creek and Elm Creek, is located in the south. Bunion Creek, Cedar Creek, Chambers Branch, Paint Creek and Robinson Branch also run through the township.
Marmaton Township is the site of Fort Scott Municipal Airport, a municipally-owned general aviation airport and landing strip.
- Robley, T. F. (1894). History of Bourbon County, Kansas: To the Close of 1865. Press of the Monitor book & printing Company. p. 98.
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