Bailey's Landing

Bailey's Landing (HM4Z5)

Location: Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965 Columbia County
Country: United States of America

N 43° 37.65', W 89° 46.536'

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This building was constructed on the home site of General Joseph Bailey Civil War hero and a founder of Kilbourn City (now Wisconsin Dells) in 1856. Bailey became a national Civil War hero in 1864 when Porter's Red River Fleet was stranded in low water. Using raftsmen's techniques learned in this area, Bailey freed the fleet, saving the Union two million dollars and shortening the war by two years.

This property was leased from Jack and Ben Olson by Arnold Borcher Co. in 1978, remodeled in a nautical motif and named Bailey's Landing in his honor. AD 1979
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HM NumberHM4Z5
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Year Placed1979
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 1:20am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 276076 N 4834245
Decimal Degrees43.62750000, -89.77560000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 37.65', W 89° 46.536'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 37' 39.00" N, 89° 46' 32.16" W
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Area Code(s)608
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 743 Superior St, Wisconsin Dells WI 53965, US
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