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Menomonee Falls in Waukesha County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Milwaukee Road Depot

 
 
Milwaukee Road Depot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, August 13, 2014
1. Milwaukee Road Depot Marker
Inscription. Built in 1890, the same year that the railroad came to Menomonee Falls, the Depot brought with it new commercial and industrial prosperity. The Depot handled four passenger and freight trains daily, shipping local products such as stone, lime, ice, milk, and sugar beets.
 
Erected by Menomonee Falls Historical Society.
 
Location. 43° 11.49′ N, 88° 6.274′ W. Marker is in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, in Waukesha County. Marker is at the intersection of County Line Road (County Route Q) and Pilgrim Road, on the right when traveling east on County Line Road. Click for map. Marker is located in the Old Falls Village Historical Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: N96 W15791 County Line Road, CTH Q, Menomonee Falls WI 53051, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Barn (within shouting distance of this marker); Umhoefer House (within shouting distance of this marker); Miller-Davidson House (within shouting distance of this marker); School House (within shouting distance of this marker); Koch House (about 300 feet away, measured in a
Milwaukee Road Depot image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, August 13, 2014
2. Milwaukee Road Depot
direct line); Brogan Cabin (about 400 feet away); Jacob Schunk Farmhouse (approx. 1.1 miles away); St. John Evangelical Church (approx. 1.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Menomonee Falls.
 
Also see . . .  Old Falls Village. (Submitted on August 31, 2014, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin.)
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceNotable BuildingsRailroads & StreetcarsSettlements & Settlers
 
Old Falls Village Sign image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, August 13, 2014
3. Old Falls Village Sign
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 198 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • William J. Toman was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
 
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