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Menomonee Falls in Waukesha County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Barn

 
 
Barn Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, August 13, 2014
1. Barn Marker
Inscription. Built soon after 1850, the barn is one of the two original buildings remaining on the farm site. Time-honored pioneer craftsmanship can be seen in the framework of the building. The construction timbers were hewed and fitted by old-world hand-tools. Inside, the barn is home to an exhibit of small farm, industrial and household implements.
 
Erected by Menomonee Falls Historical Society.
 
Location. 43° 11.499′ N, 88° 6.296′ W. Marker is in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, in Waukesha County. Marker is at the intersection of County Line Road (County Route Q) and Pilgrim Road, on the right when traveling east on County Line Road. Touch for map. Marker is located in the Old Falls Village Historical Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: N96 W15791 County Line Road, CTH Q, Menomonee Falls WI 53051, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Miller-Davidson House (within shouting distance of this marker); Umhoefer House (within shouting distance of this marker); Milwaukee Road Depot (within shouting distance of this marker); School House (within shouting distance of this marker);
Barn Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, August 13, 2014
2. Barn Marker
From County Line Road
Koch House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Brogan Cabin (about 400 feet away); Jacob Schunk Farmhouse (approx. 1.1 miles away); St. John Evangelical Church (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Menomonee Falls.
 
Also see . . .  Old Falls Village. (Submitted on August 31, 2014, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin.)
 
Categories. AgricultureNotable BuildingsSettlements & Settlers
 
Rear view of barn image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, August 13, 2014
3. Rear view of barn
Old Falls Village Sign image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, August 13, 2014
4. Old Falls Village Sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 14, 2014, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 178 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 14, 2014, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • William J. Toman was the editor who published this page.
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