Shullsburg in Lafayette County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Wisconsin Lead Region
Erected 1955 by Wisconsin State Historical Society. (Marker Number 24.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1820.
Location. 42° Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shullsburg WI 53586, 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. Historical Badger Park (approx. 1.3 miles away); Badger Mine – Badger Lot Diggings (approx. 1.4 miles away); a different marker also named Historical Badger Park (approx. 1.4 miles away); United Methodist Church (approx. 1½ miles away); Saint Matthew Catholic Parish (approx. 1.6 miles away); The Old Chicago Stageroad (approx. 2½ miles away); St. Augustine Church (approx. 4.4 miles away); Father Samuel Mazzuchelli (approx. 7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shullsburg.
Also see . . .
1. Lead Mining in Southwestern Wisconsin. Wisconsin State Historical Society (Submitted on May 6, 2012, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin.)
2. The History of Mining in Wisconsin. Wisconsin Mining Association (Submitted on May 6, 2012, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin.)
Additional keywords. Mining
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 4, 2012, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 463 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 4, 2012, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.