Sheboygan in Sheboygan County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Phoenix Tragedy
Erected 1999 by the Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 428.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
Location. 43° 45.859′ N, 87° 41.754′ W. Marker is in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, in Sheboygan County. Marker is on Broughton Drive 0.2 miles east of Barrett Street. Click for map. Marker is along Lake Michigan at North Point Park. Marker is in this post office area: Sheboygan WI 53081, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Schooner Gallinipper (within shouting distance of this marker); North Point /Sheboygan Point (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bustling Shipyards (approx. ¾ mile away); Heroic Seamen Fiery Passage (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Home Fleet (approx. 0.9 miles away); Seils–Sterling Circus (approx. 1.4 miles away); Revolutionary War Veteran (approx. 2.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Sheboygan.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. This is a list of markers regarding Wisconsin Dutch settlers.
Also see . . . The Phoenix Horror Of 1847. (Submitted on June 24, 2010.)
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers • Waterways & Vessels •
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