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Belgium in Ozaukee County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

The Company Town

 
 
The Company Town Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, 2018
1. The Company Town Marker
Inscription. From 1901 until 1925, the Lake Shore Stone Company owned the lakefront property that is now part of Harrington Beach State Park and built a company town known as Stonehaven. This house was part of Stonehaven and was occupied by workers of the Lake Shore Stone Company. It was moved one mile north of the park after the quarry closed, but its foundation still exists.
 
Erected 2015.
 
Location. 43° 29.741′ N, 87° 47.646′ W. Marker is in Belgium, Wisconsin, in Ozaukee County. Touch for map. The marker is located within Harrington Beach State Park (531 County Rd. D, Belgium, WI 53004). The marker is along the Stonehaven Historical Trail. The trail starts just south of the Ansay Welcome Center. Marker is in this post office area: Belgium WI 53004, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Little Quarry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pot Kiln (about 300 feet away); Stonehaven Housing (about 600 feet away); The Company Store (about 700 feet away); The Krier House (about 700 feet away); Destination and Uses of the Limestone
The Company Town Foundation image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, 2018
2. The Company Town Foundation
(about 800 feet away); Fire! Fire! Fire! (about 800 feet away); About the Quarry and the Limestone (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Belgium.
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers
 
Stonehaven Historical Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, 2018
3. Stonehaven Historical Trail Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 13, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 13, 2018, by Devon Polzar of Port Washington, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 13, 2018, by Devon Polzar of Port Washington, Wisconsin. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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