On the morning of September 21, 1876, sixteen days after the Northfield bank robbery, the Younger brothers and Charley Pitts stopped at the Sorbel farm home on the north shore of Linden Lake in Brown County. They asked for food and received it, but . . . — — Map (db m129082) HM
This span bridge has been preserved because it is one of only a few span bridges still standing in Minnesota in 2000.
Before the days of bridges, Madelia boasted three fords across the Watonwan River. The first road through the county (the . . . — — Map (db m100968) HM