Quarrying the Bluffs of La Crosse

Quarrying the Bluffs of La Crosse (HM2MGL)

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N 43° 48.725', W 91° 12.678'

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bluff. The small building on top of the bluff near the rail is a horse barn.
Photo caption

Fissure with tramway rail

Courtesy Murphy Library University of Wisconsin La Crosse


Note the structures at the base of bluff, where stone was crushed for macadamizing local roads.


Photo caption

Exploring the tramway

Courtesy La Crosse Public Library Archives

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HM NumberHM2MGL
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Placed ByCity of La Crosse, Parks, Recreation, & Forestry
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Date Added Thursday, October 31st, 2019 at 5:01am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15T E 643860 N 4852556
Decimal Degrees43.81208333, -91.21130000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 48.725', W 91° 12.678'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 48' 43.5" N, 91° 12' 40.68" W
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