Near North Freedom in Sauk County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Mid–Continent Railway Historical Society
Erected 2001 by the State Historical Society of Wisconsin. (Marker Number 461.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
Location. 43° 27.632′ N, 89° 52.458′ W. Marker is near North Freedom, Wisconsin, in Sauk County. Marker can be reached from West Walnut Street 0.3 miles west of Maple Street (County Highway I / PF), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. West Walnut Street becomes Museum Road. Marker is by the parking lot of the North Freedom Depot.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Vodak Memorial Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Van Hise Rock (approx. 2.9 miles away); a different marker also named Van Hise Rock (approx. 2.9 miles away); Ringling Brothers Circus (approx. 5.4 miles away); Clare A. Briggs – Cartoonist (approx. 5.7 miles away); The Ringling Bros. and Baraboo, Wisconsin Circus Heritage (approx. 6.6 miles away); Baraboo River (approx. 6.6 miles away); Sauk County Civil War Monument (approx. 6.6 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Mid-Continent Railway Museum. (Submitted on June 14, 2009.)
2. Wisconsin Historical Markers blog. After looking everywhere for the marker, we finally asked staff inside the Historical Society. We were informed the marker had been removed "by the previous director" and that no one knows its current location. (Submitted on October 15, 2013, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.)
Categories. • Railroads & Streetcars •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 14, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 742 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on June 14, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. 2. submitted on October 15, 2014, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. 3, 4. submitted on June 14, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.