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Historical Markers in Bessemer, Michigan

 
Clickable Map of Gogebic County, Michigan and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Gogebic County, MI (14) Iron County, MI (8) Ontonagon County, MI (2) Ashland County, WI (19) Iron County, WI (32) Vilas County, WI (13)  GogebicCounty(14) Gogebic County (14)  IronCounty(8) Iron County (8)  OntonagonCounty(2) Ontonagon County (2)  AshlandCountyWisconsin(19) Ashland County (19)  IronCounty(32) Iron County (32)  VilasCounty(13) Vilas County (13)
Bessemer is the county seat for Gogebic County
Bessemer is in Gogebic County
      Gogebic County (14)  
ADJACENT TO GOGEBIC COUNTY
      Iron County (8)  
      Ontonagon County (2)  
      Ashland County, Wisconsin (19)  
      Iron County, Wisconsin (32)  
      Vilas County, Wisconsin (13)  
 
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1Michigan (Gogebic County), Bessemer — L0292 — Copper Peak Chippewa Hill
At an altitude of more than 1500 feet, 300 feet above the surrounding terrain, this location was the southernmost area in Michigan to offer a prospect of producing copper in commercial amounts. The Chippewa Copper Mining Company began work here in . . . Map (db m45043) HM
2Michigan (Gogebic County), Bessemer — S0083 — Gogebic Iron Range
The Gogebic was the last of the three great iron ore fields opened in the Upper Peninsula and northern Wisconsin. Beginning in 1848 with Dr. A. Randall, federal and state geologists had mapped the ore formations almost perfectly long before any ore . . . Map (db m45035) HM
3Michigan (Gogebic County), Bessemer — Memory Lane Highway
Honoring the men and women from this community who served their country. Sponsored jointly by the Bessemer Woman’s Club and the Michigan State Highway Department Dedicated May 30, 1949Map (db m45037) HM
 
 
  
  
 
 
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Sep. 25, 2022