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West Bend in Washington County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Old Settlers Triangle

 
 
Old Settlers Triangle Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul F, September 1, 2010
1. Old Settlers Triangle Marker
East side of two sided marker.
Inscription. In West Bendís early days, this plot was a community gathering place. For over 90 years, the Triangle and the building which stood there were at the center of business, social and political life, and served as a meeting place for the old settlers. Through a gift from Community Trust, the Triangle is dedicated to the early settlers and leaders of the community.
 
Erected 1973 by Wisconsin Council for Local History and Washington County Historical Society. (Marker Number 99.)
 
Location. 43° 25.503′ N, 88° 11.016′ W. Marker is in West Bend, Wisconsin, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street and North 6th Avenue, on the left when traveling north on North Main Street. Click for map. Marker is located on the point of the Triangle. Marker is in this post office area: West Bend WI 53095, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Washington House (within shouting distance of this marker); Stephan F. Mayer Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tuchscherer Residence (approx. ľ mile away); James Kneeland House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Court House Square
Old Settlers Triangle Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul F, September 1, 2010
2. Old Settlers Triangle Marker
West side of two sided marker with duplicate text.
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Washington County Courthouse Square (approx. 0.4 miles away); The West Bend Aluminum Company (approx. half a mile away); Verbeck Residence (approx. 1.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in West Bend.
 
More about this marker. Wisconsin Registered Landmark #99
 
Categories. Notable Places
 
Old Settlers Triangle Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul F, September 1, 2010
3. Old Settlers Triangle Marker
Looking at the Triangle toward the southwest.
Old Settlers Triangle Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul F, September 1, 2010
4. Old Settlers Triangle Marker
Looking at the Triangle south down Main Street.
 
 
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