This Piece of Rock
During the last glacial stage about 10 thousand years ago this rock was plucked from an outcrop north of here.
Erected 1975 by Iron Range Historical Society.
Location. 47° 33.248′ N, 92° 7.207′ W. Marker is in Hoyt Lakes, Minnesota, in Saint Louis County. Marker can be reached from County Road 666. Touch for map. On inner side of parking pullout northeast of County Road 666. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6500 County Road 666, Hoyt Lakes MN 55750, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Edmund J. Longyear (a few steps from this marker); First Diamond Drill Hole in the State of Minnesota (a few steps from this marker); Longyear Drill Site (approx. 0.3 miles away); Embarrass Co-op (approx. 8.1 miles away); Alma Norha Playhouse (approx. 8.3 miles away);
Additional keywords. geology
Categories. • Environment •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 8, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 6, 2017, by McGhiever of St Paul, Minnesota. This page has been viewed 100 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 6, 2017, by McGhiever of St Paul, Minnesota. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.