Marshfield in Wood County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
City of Marshfield
Soo Line RR in 1956.
Marshfield Historic Register
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Railroads & Streetcars.
Location. 44° 39.077′ N, 90° 11.098′ W. Marker is in Marshfield, Wisconsin, in Wood County. Marker is on South Roddis Avenue south of West 17th Street, on the right when traveling south. Marker is near the northeast corner of Wildwood Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1800 South Roddis Avenue, Marshfield WI 54449, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. World's Largest Round Barn (approx. half a mile away); Veterans Memorial (approx. ¾ mile away); September 11th Patriots Day (approx. 0.8 miles away); Governor William H. Upham House (approx. 1.1 miles away); Marshfield Post Office (approx. 1.1 miles away); Tower Hall (approx. 1.1 miles away); Eli Winch House (approx. 1.2 miles away); Youth Baseball Donor Recognition Monument (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marshfield.
Also see . . .
1. Soo Line/Wisconsin Central Locomotive 2442. "At an average of 35,000 miles per year, with a working life of 43 years, 2442 ran up a cumulative mileage of 1,518,932 in her 43-year career on the Soo Line." (Submitted on August 3, 2014.)
2. Engine #2442 and others. "One of a total of 15 Class F-22 locomotives ordered by the original Wisconsin Central in 1909, the 2442 was built in May of 1911 by the American Locomotive Company of Schnectady, New York, at a cost between $17,000 and $21,000..." (Submitted on August 3, 2014.)
3. Soo Line Steam Locomotive 2442. "The Soo Line Steam Locomotive 2442 is the only remaining example of the Class F-22 operated by Wisconsin Central and Soo Line Railroad Companies." (Submitted on August 3, 2014.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 3, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 281 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on August 3, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.