Near Sauk City in Dane County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Battle of Wisconsin Heights
Erected 1998 by the Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 395.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Black Hawk War, and the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
Location. 43° 14.686′ N, 89° 43.403′ W. Marker is near Sauk City, Wisconsin, in Dane Touch for map. Marker is about 1½ miles south of Sauk City. Marker is in this post office area: Sauk City WI 53583, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wisconsin Heights Battlefield (within shouting distance of this marker); Mazomanie Sand Barrens (approx. half a mile away); Culver's (approx. 1.8 miles away); Sauk City (approx. 2 miles away); Free Congregation of Sauk County (approx. 2.1 miles away); August W. Derleth (approx. 2.3 miles away); Father Adalbert Inama -- St. Norbert House (approx. 2.3 miles away); In Memory of Rev. Adalbert Inama, O. Praem. (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sauk City.
Also see . . . Wisconsin Heights Battlefield Virtual Tour. “The chase carried pursuer and pursued from the Rock River Rapids near present-day Hustisford, Wisconsin; on to north of Rock Lake near present-day Lake Mills, Wisconsin; west across the Four-Lakes isthmus and near the present-day capitol gounds at Madison, Wisconsin; further west past Pheasant Branch near today’s Middleton, and on to a location near present-day Indian Lake; then still further west to a series of high bluffs overlooking the Wisconsin River, south of present-day Sauk City, Wisconsin.” (Submitted on August 23, 2007, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.)
Categories. • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 23, 2007, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 3,550 times since then and 12 times this year. Last updated on June 26, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 23, 2007, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. 4. submitted on June 26, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.