Near Janesville in Rock County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Rock River Industry
Erected 1983 by the Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 271.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
Location. 42° 46.12′ N, 89° 0.391′ W. Marker is near Janesville, Wisconsin, in Touch for map. Marker is north of Janesville, at southbound I-39/eastbound I-90 Rest Area 17. Marker is in this post office area: Janesville WI 53545, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Milton House (approx. 3.6 miles away); Storrs Lake Milton (approx. 3.6 miles away); Wisconsin's Tobacco Land (approx. 4.8 miles away); First State Fair (approx. 5.9 miles away); First Congregational Church (approx. 6.2 miles away); Abraham Lincoln (approx. 6.2 miles away); Janesville Tank Company (approx. 6.2 miles away); The Black Hawk War / Black Hawk's Grove (approx. 6.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Janesville.
Also see . . .
1. Rock River. Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on September 25, 2009.)
2. Janesville, Wisconsin. Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on September 25, 2009.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 25, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 1,766 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 25, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.