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Minnesota Historical MarkersSt. Croix Logging Camp #8 Historical Marker – Rural Ely, MN

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This logging camp historical marker takes the visitor back in time to relive a period when logging was a major industry in the Minnesota northwoods.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 6/3/2011

last visited: never

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Minnesota Historical MarkersTaconite – Babbitt, MN

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A plaque is mounted on this impressive monolith of taconite to tell its history.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 10/30/2012

last visited: never

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Minnesota Historical MarkersOld Babbitt - Babbitt, MN

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This historical marker tells the story of the original Babbitt and its mining background.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 12/22/2014

last visited: never

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Minnesota Historical MarkersPillow Rocks – Ely, MN

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This historic 15’ rock outcrop is a wonderful example of Ely greenstone, a “rare ellipsoidal lava flow formed beneath primeval seas 2.7 billion years ago.”

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 11/2/2012

last visited: never

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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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Minnesota Historical MarkersLongyear Drilling Site – Hoyt Lakes, MN

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An historical sign tells about the Longyear Drilling Site located here

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 11/18/2012

last visited: never

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Minnesota Historical MarkersLongyear Drilling Site Rock – Hoyt Lakes, MN

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A marker placed by the Iron Range Historical Society tells about the displayed rock.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 11/18/2012

last visited: never

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Minnesota Historical MarkersPartridge River CCC – Hoyt Lakes, MN

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A sign alongside Hwy. 565 near the Partridge River tells about the CCC camp that was located in this area.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 11/18/2012

last visited: never

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Minnesota Historical MarkersThree Pin Timber Arch Bridge – Hoyt Lakes, MN

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This unique three pine timber arch bridge attracts the attention of those traveling down Rt. 565.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 11/18/2012

last visited: never

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Minnesota Historical MarkersNelimark Sauna Historic Marker – Embarrass, MN

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The historical sign in front of the log sauna at the Finnish museum tells the background significance of this building.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 11/18/2012

last visited: never

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Minnesota Historical MarkersCoop Store Historical Sign – Embarrass, MN

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This historical marker is located at the site where the Coop Store once stood.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 8/21/2014

last visited: never

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Minnesota Historical MarkersHanka Homestead Marker – rural Embarrass, MN

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This historical marker tells about the Hanka Homestead and the Finnish immigrants who settled in this area.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 8/21/2014

last visited: never

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Minnesota Historical MarkersHistoric Apostolic Lutheran Church – Embarrass, MN

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This historic marker tells the background of this old country church, the oldest existing church in the community.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 11/18/2012

last visited: never

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Minnesota Historical MarkersPalisade Head – Silver Bay, MN

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This marker is located at the small parking area at the drive up to Palisade Head.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 1/19/2014

last visited: never

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Minnesota Historical MarkersTaconite Block – Aurora, MN

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A bronze plaque tells the history and facts about this taconite block.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 11/18/2012

last visited: never

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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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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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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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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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Minnesota Historical MarkersSplit Rock Lighthouse

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Marker describing the geology of the Split Rock Lighthouse area.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member bookworm1225

location: Minnesota

date approved: 8/15/2009

last visited: 7/25/2012

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Minnesota Historical MarkersFather Baraga's Cross

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Cross marking site of safe landing of Father Baraga.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member bookworm1225

location: Minnesota

date approved: 8/15/2009

last visited: 8/3/2010

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Minnesota Historical MarkersOld Vermilion Trail – Biwabik, MN

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This historical marker tells the story behind the Old Vermilion Trail that ran through this area.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 10/11/2011

last visited: never

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Minnesota Historical MarkersGooseberry Falls Geology

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Marker describing the geology of the Gooseberry Falls area.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member bookworm1225

location: Minnesota

date approved: 8/16/2009

last visited: 8/15/2014

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Minnesota Historical MarkersA Piece of the Past

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Marker and piece of the old Gooseberry Falls bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member bookworm1225

location: Minnesota

date approved: 8/16/2009

last visited: 8/22/2013

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Minnesota Historical MarkersCommercial Fishing Marker– Tofte, MN

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This historical marker tells about the ups and downs of commercial fishing along the North Shore.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 5/30/2013

last visited: never

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