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Near Pence in Iron County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Penokee Iron Range Trail - Plummer Mine

Iron County Heritage Area

 
 
Penokee Iron Range Trail - Plummer Mine Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, July 21, 2011
1. Penokee Iron Range Trail - Plummer Mine Marker
Inscription. Plummer Mine Headframe Interpretive Park Dedicated to the iron miners and their families who helped build the Penokee Iron Range
 
Location. 46° 24.469′ N, 90° 17.586′ W. Marker is near Pence, Wisconsin, in Iron County. Marker can be reached from Plummer Road mile south of Wisconsin Highway 77. Click for map. Marker is located in Plummer Mine Headframe Interpretive Park. Marker is in this post office area: Montreal WI 54550, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Penokee Iron Range Trail - Plummer Location (a few steps from this marker); Penokee Iron Range Trail - Plummer Mine Geologic Layer Cake (a few steps from this marker); Flambeau Trail – Flambeau Trail Crossing (approx. 2.2 miles away); Penokee Iron Range Trail – A Company Town (approx. 3 miles away); Penokee Iron Range Trail – Montreal Location (approx. 3 miles away); Montreal Trails – The Montreal Mine (approx. 3.3 miles away); George W. Sullivan (approx. 3.4 miles away); The City of Montreal (approx. 3.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Pence.
 
Also see . . .  Plummer Mine Interpretive Park. (Submitted on July 30, 2011, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin.)
 
Additional keywords.
Penokee Iron Range Trail - Plummer Mine Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, July 21, 2011
2. Penokee Iron Range Trail - Plummer Mine Marker
Close-up lower left picture of miners
Mining
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Penokee Iron Range Trail - Plummer Mine Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, July 21, 2011
3. Penokee Iron Range Trail - Plummer Mine Marker
(Inset) Special appreciation to those who made this project possible: State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Jeffris Family Foundation, Town of Pence, Earl Brackett Construction, Ross Peterson Contracting, Hurley Lions Club, Wisconsin Conservation Corps, Polaris, Bayfield Electric Cooperative, Inc., National Park Service, US Dept. of the Interior, Iron County, State of Wisconsin
Plummer Mine Headframe image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, July 21, 2011
4. Plummer Mine Headframe
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 422 times since then and 12 times this year. Last updated on , by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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