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Near Sisseton in Roberts County, South Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

The Continental Divide

 
 
The Continental Divide Marker Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, July 4, 2016
1. The Continental Divide Marker Marker
Inscription.


The Continental Divide
between
Hudson Bay and Gulf of Mexico

 
Erected 1955 by Sisseton Chamber of Commerce and State Highway Commission.
 
Location. 45° 48.902′ N, 97° 1.265′ W. Marker is near Sisseton, South Dakota, in Roberts County. Marker is on State Highway 127 10 miles north of State Highway 10. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sisseton SD 57262, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Scandia (approx. 5.2 miles away); Glacial Lakes Rest Area (approx. 9.9 miles away); Sieche Hollow (approx. 10.6 miles away); a different marker also named The Continental Divide (approx. 11.8 miles away); Two Brothers (approx. 13.2 miles away); Two Sisters (approx. 13.2 miles away); Two Companions (approx. 13.2 miles away).
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
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The Continental Divide Marker Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, July 4, 2016
2. The Continental Divide Marker Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 10, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 5, 2018, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 41 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 5, 2018, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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