Bayfield County Courthouse – Washburn, WI
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama
N 46° 40.605 W 090° 53.539
15T E 661199 N 5171400
Quick Description: This historical marker is located on the front lawn of the Bayfield Country Courthouse.
Location: Wisconsin, United States
Date Posted: 10/14/2013 4:03:42 PM
Waymark Code: WMJ9G4
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
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Long Description:
This historical marker is located on the front lawn of the Bayfield Country Courthouse. Its text reads:

Bayfield Country Courthouse. The present Bayfield County was created in 1866. In 1892 the county seat was moved from Bayfield to Washburn. This Courthouse was erected in 1894-95; of locally quarried sandstone at a cost of $31,737.00, by the Architectural firm of Orff and Joralemon, Mpls.

This building was approved as a Wisconsin Registered Landmark in 1974 and was entered on the National Register in 1975.

Marker erected by Bayfield County Historical Society 1977
Group that erected the marker: Bayfield County Historical Society

Address of where the marker is located. Approximate if necessary:
117 E. 5th St
Washburn, WI USA
54891


URL of a web site with more information about the history mentioned on the sign: Not listed

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