Banning's Mill and Crossing
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358
N 43° 30.878 W 096° 36.063
14T E 693897 N 4820762
Quick Description: Site of old bridge over the Big Sioux River during pioneer days.
Location: South Dakota, United States
Date Posted: 4/14/2006 11:03:52 AM
Waymark Code: WMADR
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Milbank
Views: 27

Long Description:
In 1884, the first of at least three ill-fated bridges was built over the Big Sioux river at this controversial location. The approaches on both banks and the old bridge piers are still visible to the east of the marker, standing in silence.
Marker Name: Banning's Mill and Crossing

Marker Type: Roadside

Marker Text: Not listed

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