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Near Beloit in Rock County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Beckman Mill

 
 
Beckman Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By William J. Toman, September 10, 2011
1. Beckman Mill Marker
Inscription. Built in 1868, this mill was purchased in 1882 by August Beckmann and was operational until 1954. In 1990 area volunteers began its restoration. The mill operates on its original equipment by water power and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
 
Location. 42° 30.627′ N, 89° 10.199′ W. Marker is near Beloit, Wisconsin, in Rock County. Marker is on County Highway H 0.1 miles east of West Smith Road, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11450 South County Highway H, Beloit WI 53511, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. How-Beckman Mill (within shouting distance of this marker); Abraham Lincoln (approx. 6.9 miles away); Black Hawk at Turtle Village / The U.S. Military at Turtle Village (approx. 6.9 miles away); Roy Chapman Andrews (approx. 6.9 miles away); Beloit College (approx. 7.1 miles away); Rasey House (approx. 7.1 miles away); Wisconsin's First Aviator (approx. 9.2 miles away); The Medal of Honor (approx. 9.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Beloit.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Beckman Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By William J. Toman, September 10, 2011
2. Beckman Mill Marker
The marker is just inside the covered area of the mill building.
Beckman Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By William J. Toman, September 10, 2011
3. Beckman Mill Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 268 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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