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Medford in Steele County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Medford's Last Carriage Stone

 
 
Medford's Last Carriage Stone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, August 27, 2016
1. Medford's Last Carriage Stone Marker
Inscription. Moved to this site, October, 1995, from 203 2nd St. N.W. this stone was used for putting one's foot on it when descending from a wagon or carriage originally installed, July, 1914 in front of the WH. Miner home as part of the 146' sidewalk construction extending to the creamery. (Subscriptions were sold to area citizens to fund this $55.00 project.)
 
Location. 44° 10.423′ N, 93° 14.799′ W. Marker is in Medford, Minnesota, in Steele County. Marker can be reached from N. Main St 0.1 miles north of E. Central Ave.. Touch for map. Marker is located in a downtown park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 150 N Main St, Medford MN 55049, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rock Island Railway Station 1901 (approx. 6.1 miles away); National Farmer's Bank of Owatonna (approx. 6.3 miles away); The Cathedral of Our Merciful Saviour (approx. 8.6 miles away); Minnesota State Schools (approx. 12.9 miles away); Nerstrand City Hall (approx. 14.6 miles away); Thomas Anderson Veblen and Kari Bunde Veblen Farmstead / History of the Veblen Farmstead (approx. 15.6 miles away).
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Medford's Last Carriage Stone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, August 27, 2016
2. Medford's Last Carriage Stone Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 7, 2017. This page originally submitted on February 5, 2017, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 153 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 5, 2017, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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