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

Stonehaven Housing

 
 
Stonehaven Housing Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, 2018
1. Stonehaven Housing Marker
Inscription. The Lake Shore Stone Company village, Stonehaven, housed quarry workers from Italy, Luxembourg, and Austria. Married employees lived in small 15 by 24-foot houses built on stilts. Two barracks, known as the Italian House and the Austrian House, sheltered bachelors. Some workers lived in shacks they built for themselves.
 
Location. 43° 29.64′ N, 87° 47.61′ W. Marker is in Belgium, Wisconsin, in Ozaukee County. Marker can be reached from Sauk Trail Road. 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. The Company Store (within shouting distance of this marker); About the Quarry and the Limestone (within shouting distance of this marker); Fire! Fire! Fire! (within shouting distance of this marker); Destination and Uses of the Limestone (within shouting distance of this marker); The Krier House (within shouting distance of this marker);
Housing Remnants image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, 2018
2. Housing Remnants
A Reminder of Days Past (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); From Booming Business to Quiet Park (about 400 feet away); Stone Crusher (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Belgium.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
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 14, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 13, 2018, by Devon Polzar of Port Washington, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 54 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 13, 2018, by Devon Polzar of Port Washington, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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