Near North Freedom in Sauk County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Mid–Continent Railway Historical Society
Erected 2001 by the State Historical Society of Wisconsin. (Marker Number 461.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Railroads & Streetcars. In addition, it is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1963.
Location. 43° 27.649′ N, 89° 52.43′ W. Marker is near North Freedom, Wisconsin, in Sauk County. Marker can be reached from West Walnut Street / Museum Road, 0.3 miles west of Maple Street (County Highway I / PF), on the right when traveling west. West Walnut Street becomes Museum Road. Marker is by Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: E8948 Museum Road, North Freedom WI 53951, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Vodak Memorial Park (approx. 0.3 miles away); Van Hise Rock (approx. 2.9 miles away); a different marker also named Van Hise Rock (approx. 2.9 miles away); Ringling Brothers Circus (approx. 5.4 miles away); Clare A. Briggs – Cartoonist (approx. 5.7 miles away); First Permanent Home in Baraboo (approx. 6 miles away); The Ringling Bros. and Baraboo, Wisconsin Circus Heritage (approx. 6.6 miles away); Baraboo River (approx. 6.6 miles away).
Also see . . . Mid-Continent Railway Museum. (Submitted on June 14, 2009.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 5, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 14, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 1,048 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on June 14, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. 2, 3. submitted on July 7, 2019, by Jim Schaettle of Madison, Wisconsin. 4. submitted on June 14, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. 5. submitted on October 15, 2014, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. 6. submitted on June 26, 2018, by Eric Kuntz of Beaver Dam, Wisconsin. 7. submitted on June 14, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.