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Two Harbors in Lake County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Two Harbors Breakwater

 
 
Two Harbors Breakwater Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 10, 2014
1. Two Harbors Breakwater Marker
Inscription.  

Constructed 1947 - 1951
under supervision
of
Duluth District
Corps of Engineers
Department of U.S. Army

Zenith Dredge Company
Duluth, Minnesota
Contractor

 
Erected by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Man-Made FeaturesWaterways & Vessels.
 
Location. 47° 0.828′ N, 91° 39.896′ W. Marker is in Two Harbors, Minnesota, in Lake County. Marker is near the path leading to the Two Harbors Breakwater, at the south end of 3rd Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Two Harbors MN 55616, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Agate Bay Commercial Fishing Village (within shouting distance of this marker); Two Harbors Light Station (within shouting distance of this marker); Two Harbors Light Station - Agate Bay (within shouting distance of this marker); Crusader II (within shouting distance of this marker); Hand Car, Velocipede, Sleigh, Station Wagon
Two Harbors Breakwater and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 10, 2014
2. Two Harbors Breakwater and Marker
(approx. 0.4 miles away); D&IR Railroad Company Sleigh (approx. 0.4 miles away); First Ore Taken From A Minnesota Mine (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named First Ore Taken From A Minnesota Mine (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Two Harbors.
 
Also see . . .  US Army Corps of Engineers Two Harbors MN Fact Sheet. (Submitted on November 11, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Two Harbors Breakwater image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 10, 2014
3. Two Harbors Breakwater
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 11, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 306 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 11, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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