Old Rock Church

Old Rock Church (HMVPI)

Location: Livingston, WI 53554 Grant County
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Country: United States of America
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N 42° 54.303', W 90° 28.053'

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The Rock Church, originally part of the Methodist Episcopal Church, stands on land donated by a pioneer settler, Bosman Clifton, in memory of his daughter.

Construction began in 1851 and men and women alike, worked long and hard for several years to complete it. They drew limestone for the walls from a quarry just west of here and hauled other materials 40 miles from Galena, Illinois by oxen and wagon.

More than a small church on a windblown hillside, Rock Church is a true symbol of the pioneering spirit and religious heritage of its builders.

Erected in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Frank P. Yelinek
Year Placed1969
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Date Added Saturday, October 4th, 2014 at 5:03am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15T E 706738 N 4753382
Decimal Degrees42.90505000, -90.46755000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 54.303', W 90° 28.053'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 54' 18.18" N, 90° 28' 3.18" W
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Area Code(s)608
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 10929-10953 Rock Church Rd, Livingston WI 53554, US
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