Near Chippewa Falls in Chippewa County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Nation's First Cooperative Generating Station
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
Location. 45° 0.282′ N, 91° 23.318′ W. Marker is near Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, in Chippewa County. Marker is on 140th Street/REA Road north of 112th Avenue/Woodruff Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Marker can be reached from State Highway 124, approximately 3 miles north of Chippewa Falls. Marker is at a pull-off. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chippewa Falls WI 54729, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Saint Peter's Catholic Church (approx. 2.4 miles away); Stanley's Mill (approx. 2.7 miles away); First Farm in Chippewa County (approx. 3.3 miles away); Bear Den Road Bridge (approx. 3˝ miles away); Sunny Valley School (approx. 3.6 miles away); Pioneer Norwegian Log Home (approx. 3.6 miles away); William Irvine (approx. 3.9 miles away); In Memory of Old Abe (approx. 4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chippewa Falls.
Also see . . . Dairyland Power. "Wisconsin Power Cooperative’s 2,100 kilowatt (kW) Chippewa Diesel Station becomes the first cooperative generating plant in the nation." (Submitted on November 23, 2008.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 23, 2008, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 1,418 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 23, 2008, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.