Milwaukee in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Milwaukee River Flushing Pump
—National Historic Mechanical Engineering Landmark —
Erected 1992 by The American Society of Mechanical Engineers.
Location. 43° 3.213′ N, 87° 53.208′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of North Lincoln Memorial Drive and East Lafayette Hill Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located on the southeast facing exterior wall of Alterra Coffee. Marker is in this post office area: Milwaukee WI 53202, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Civil War Camp (approx. 0.2 miles away); Charles Allis House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Villa Terrace (approx. 0.4 miles away); Old North Point Water Tower (approx. 0.6 miles away); Saint John's Infirmary (approx. 0.6 miles away); Saint Mary's School of Nursing (approx. 0.6 miles away); Edward Diederichs House (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Prospect Avenue “Spite” House (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milwaukee.
Also see . . .
1. Article on the building that includes a photo of the pump. (Submitted on July 3, 2012, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.)
2. Brochure on dedication of the landmark (pdf). (Submitted on July 3, 2012, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.)
Categories. • Environment • Man-Made Features •
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