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Monona in Dane County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Springhaven Pagoda

 
 
Springhaven Pagoda Marker image. Click for full size.
By Gordon Govier, June 13, 2009
1. Springhaven Pagoda Marker
Inscription.  This was built in the late 1800's to protect the natural spring water in Springhaven, the farm of Judge E. W. Keyes. Later the clear water was used by area children to make lemonade for their picnics, held in what is now Stonebridge Park.
 
Erected by Monona Landmarks Commission and the Harold Homburg Family.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 43° 4.481′ N, 89° 19.701′ W. Marker is in Monona, Wisconsin, in Dane County. Marker is at the intersection of Winnequah Road and Parkway Drive, on the right when traveling south on Winnequah Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4300 Winnequah Road, Madison WI 53716, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Monona’s Birthplace / Monona's History (approx. 0.3 miles away); Ernie's Trading Post (approx. 0.3 miles away); Dean House / Nathaniel Dean (approx. 0.4 miles away); Nathaniel Dean Farmhouse (approx. half a mile away); George Kalbfleisch, Jr. Farm House
Stone Bridge Park, where Springhaven Pagoda is located. image. Click for full size.
By Gordon Govier, June 13, 2009
2. Stone Bridge Park, where Springhaven Pagoda is located.
(approx. 0.6 miles away); Boutell House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Otto Schroeder House (approx. 0.9 miles away); Olbrich Park / Michael B. Olbrich (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Monona.
 
Springhaven Pagoda Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dawn Toman, July 18, 2010
3. Springhaven Pagoda Marker
The marker is at the entrance to Stone Bridge Park.
Springhaven Pagoda image. Click for full size.
By K. Bradbury, Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey, circa 2005
4. Springhaven Pagoda
Springhaven Pagoda image. Click for full size.
By Dawn Toman, July 18, 2010
5. Springhaven Pagoda
The pagoda is at the southern edge of Stone Bridge Park near Lake Monona.
Interior of Springhaven Pagoda image. Click for full size.
By William J. Toman, July 18, 2010
6. Interior of Springhaven Pagoda
Springhaven Pagoda image. Click for full size.
By William J. Toman, July 18, 2010
7. Springhaven Pagoda
Springhaven Pagoda image. Click for full size.
By William J. Toman, July 18, 2010
8. Springhaven Pagoda
The pagoda, and especially the roof, is in disrepair.
View of Madison Skyline from near Springhaven Pagoda image. Click for full size.
By William J. Toman, July 18, 2010
9. View of Madison Skyline from near Springhaven Pagoda
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 14, 2009, by Gordon Govier of Monona, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 1,215 times since then and 5 times this year. Last updated on July 18, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 14, 2009, by Gordon Govier of Monona, Wisconsin.   3. submitted on July 18, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.   4. submitted on June 18, 2009.   5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on July 18, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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