NAME: Fosterville
COUNTY: Butler
CLIMATE: Hot in Summer, Cold with Snow in the Winter
BEST TIME TO VISIT: Late spring, early summer. Hot majority of summmer
COMMENTS: Fosterville is located under now what is called the El Dorado Lake. The cementery was moved northeast of the lake in the early 80's to what is called the Chelsea cememtery.
REMAINS: The cemetery is the only remains of what once was Fosterville
Early Fosterville residence were responsible for saving the lives of hundreds. After a drought and during a bitter cold winter the men of Fosterville went west and killed buffalo. They were able to feed and help the hundreds of inhabitants of Fosterville and nearby El Dorado. Info provided thru Tracy Foster...decendant Submitted by: Larry Watson