The Mindoro Cut

The Mindoro Cut (HMFOE)

Location: Mindoro, WI 54644 La Crosse County
Country: United States of America

N 43° 58.446', W 91° 5.723'

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This cut, located at the highest point on state highway 108 between Mindoro and West Salem, is 74 feet deep and 25 feet wide. It was hand-hewn out of hard rock in 1907-08. All work was completed with only horse-drawn equipment and hand tools. As far as known it is the second largest hand-hewn cut in the nation.
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HM NumberHMFOE
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Marker Number79
Year Placed1970
Placed ByThe Mindoro 4-H Club
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 11:17am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15T E 652768 N 4870759
Decimal Degrees43.97410000, -91.09538333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 58.446', W 91° 5.723'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 58' 26.76" N, 91° 5' 43.38" W
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Area Code(s)608
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5 Mc Clintoc Rd, Mindoro WI 54644, US
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