Shullsburg in Lafayette County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Badger Mine – Badger Lot Diggings
Erected by Wisconsin Council for Local History. (Marker Number 37.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1827.
Location. 42° 34.216′ N, 90° 14.151′ W. Marker is in Shullsburg, Wisconsin, in Lafayette County. Marker is on West Estey Street 0.1 miles east of South Galena Street, on the left when traveling east. Marker is located at the Badger Mine and Museum in Badger Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 279 West Estey Street, Shullsburg WI 53586, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Historical Badger Park (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Historical Badger ParkUnited Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Saint Matthew Catholic Parish (approx. 0.3 miles away); Wisconsin Lead Region (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Old Chicago Stageroad (approx. 2.3 miles away); St. Augustine Church (approx. 5.6 miles away); Father Samuel Mazzuchelli (approx. 8.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shullsburg.
More about this marker. Marker is Wisconsin Registered Landmark No. 37
Also see . . . Badger Mine and Museum. City of Shullsburg, Wisconsin. (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 412 times since then and 7 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.