Washburn in Bayfield County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Washburn, The Monolith City
The brownstone obelisk before you was created in the likeness of that early monolith, only on a ¼th scale (27½ feet) and from many separate pieces, whereas a monolith is comprised of one single piece. By Art H. MacLeod, Washburn Area Historical Society
Erected by Washburn Area Historical Society.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is located immediately north of the Bank of Washburn building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 East Bayfield Street, Washburn WI 54891, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bank of Washburn (a few steps from this marker); Washburn Lumbering Days / The Hines Lumber Company (approx. 0.7 miles away); Washburn Historic Waterfront (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Sprague Well (approx. 0.8 miles away); Madeline Island (approx. 3.4 miles away); Schooner Lucerne (approx. 5.1 miles away); Fleet Admiral William D. Leahy (approx. 5.1 miles away); Doctor Edwin Ellis (approx. 5½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Washburn.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 17, 2011, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 703 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 17, 2011, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.