Near Jacksonport in Door County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Halfway to the North Pole
Polaris (North Star) is directly above the North Pole. Therefore, the angle between this point and Polaris is 45 degrees.
Door County Historical Society – 2000
Erected 2000 by the Door County Historical Society.
Location. 45° 0.26′ N, 87° 10.007′ W. Marker is near Jacksonport, Wisconsin, in Door County. Marker can be reached from State Highway 57, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at a wayside. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6799 State Highway 57, Baileys Harbor WI 54202, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Episcopal Church of the Holy Nativity (approx. 2.1 miles away); Jacksonport United Methodist Church (approx. 2.5 miles away); Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church 8064 Hwy. 57 (approx. 4.6 miles away); 8068 Hwy. 57 (approx. 4.6 miles away); War Memorial (approx. 4.7 miles away); Baileys Harbor Town Marina (approx. 4.8 miles away); Schooner Christina Nilsson (approx. 4.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Jacksonport.
More about this marker. There are two virtually identical markers. This one, along State Highway 57, and another along State Highway 42 south of Egg Harbor.
Also see . . . Halfway to the Pole. (Submitted on January 28, 2009.)
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