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Signs of HistoryKawishiwi Falls Public Access Trail – Winton, MN

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An interpretive marker tells about Kawishiwi Falls which can only be accessed by a hiking trail or portage.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 3/8/2013

last visited: 9/21/2013

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NWNW129.7 km

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesTanner’s Hospital – Ely, MN

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Tanner Hospital was built in 1905 and named for Finnish doctor Anterro Tanner.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 8/8/2011

last visited: 3/7/2013

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SWSW129.7 km

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersYellow River

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Yellow River Marker on Hwy 70, E. of Spooner

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frankhj

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/22/2007

last visited: 2/22/2015

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Signs of HistorySpooner and the Railroad – Spooner, WI

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This historic sign stands outside Spooner’s Railroad Memories Museum and tells about the area’s railroad history.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/28/2014

last visited: never

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NWNW130.4 km

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesPioneer Mine Buildings and A Headframe – Ely, MN

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The Pioneer Mine Buildings and A Headframe was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978 and is documented as # 78003127.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 5/28/2011

last visited: 9/21/2013

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Minnesota Historical MarkersPioneer Iron Mine Historical Markers – Ely, MN

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The Pioneer Iron Mine was a major employer in Ely from 1888 to 1967.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 6/3/2011

last visited: 6/11/2012

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesNaniboujou Club Lodge - Grand Marais, Minnesota

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Historic former private club lodge now hotel and restaurant east of Grand Marais off highway 61.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Minnesota

date approved: 4/26/2013

last visited: 5/23/2013

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Minnesota Historical MarkersJudge C. R. Magney State Park

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Marker commemorating naming of state park after Judge Magney. Marker located on hiking path, not far from main entrance to the path.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member bookworm1225

location: Minnesota

date approved: 8/12/2009

last visited: 9/27/2013

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Wisconsin Historical MarkersLac du Flambeau

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Lac du Flambeau Marker at Flambeau Lake.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frankhj

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/22/2007

last visited: 5/15/2009

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Signs of HistoryBass Lake Disappears – Ely, MN

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It was May of 1925 when an abandoned logging sluiceway between Bass and Low Lakes dropped by 55 feet.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 6/17/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesBurntside Lodge Historic District – rural Ely, MN

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The history of Burntside Lodge goes back to the early 1900’s when the property was used as a hunting camp and was likely one of the first outfitters in the Ely area.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 8/8/2011

last visited: 8/8/2011

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesBull of the Woods Logging Scow – rural Ely, MN

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Burntside Lake’s Hoist Bay holds an historical treasure, a rusted logging tub boiler known as “Bull-of-the-Woods.”

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 8/8/2011

last visited: 8/8/2011

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Signs of HistorySoudan Iron Ore - Soudan, MN

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Large Iron Ore nugget and dedication plaque in Soudan, MN.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lenron

location: Minnesota

date approved: 7/3/2010

last visited: 9/21/2013

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Minnesota Historical MarkersThe Soudan Mine

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Mennesotas iron mining industry was born here in 1864 and the opening of the mine was one of the great commercial events of tgeh nineteenth century.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: Minnesota

date approved: 8/6/2009

last visited: 7/23/2012

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesSoudan Iron Mine - Soudan, MN

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The Soudan Underground Mine State Park is a Minnesota state park at the site of the Soudan Underground Mine, on the south shore of Lake Vermilion. The mine is known as Minnesota's oldest, deepest, and richest iron mine, and now hosts the Soudan Underground Laboratory.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: Minnesota

date approved: 8/6/2009

last visited: 6/8/2014

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Minnesota Historical MarkersFirst Iron Ore Shipment – Tower, MN

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A sign at the Soudan Mine tells about hand loading that first ore train in 1884.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 11/24/2012

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Iron Ore Shipment – Tower, MN

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A sign at the Soudan Mine tells about hand loading that first ore train in 1884.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 11/23/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesTower Fire Hall – Tower, MN

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A plaque on the side of this historic brick building tells of its placement on the National Register of Historic Places.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 11/24/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesStuntz Bay Boathouse Historic District – Soudan, MN

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A row of more than 140 corrugated metal boathouses line the south shore of Lake Vermilion to form the historical Stuntz Bay Boathouse District.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 2/25/2013

last visited: never

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NWNW137.8 km

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Minnesota Historical MarkersTower Train Museum Historical Marker – Tower, MN

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The historical marker outside the Tower Train Museum tells the story of the locomotives that were used to transport iron ore.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 11/24/2012

last visited: never

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NWNW137.8 km

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First of its KindFirst Iron Mine Shipment - Tower, MN

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First Iron Ore Mine shipment out of Tower, MN

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lenron

location: Minnesota

date approved: 7/2/2010

last visited: 9/29/2010

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Minnesota Historical MarkersTower, MN

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Historical marker and iron ore crusher in Tower, MN.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lenron

location: Minnesota

date approved: 7/2/2010

last visited: 9/29/2010

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Signs of HistoryGunflint Overlook – Grand Marais, MN

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This sign is located at the Gunflint Lake Overlook and tells a little about the Voyageur Highway of the 17th Century.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 10/10/2011

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryPaulson Mine – Grand Marais, MN

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Located at the Gunflint Overlook, this sign tells about the Paulson Mine that was just up a nearby trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 10/10/2011

last visited: never

Image for Port Arthur, Duluth, and Western RR & Centennial Trail sign – Grand Marais, MNview gallery

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Signs of HistoryPort Arthur, Duluth, and Western RR & Centennial Trail sign – Grand Marais, MN

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This sign stands at the trailhead to the Centennial Trail and in the same area where the old mining railroad once ran.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 10/10/2011

last visited: never

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