Christmas Tree Ship Point

Christmas Tree Ship Point (HMQ3I)

Location: Algoma, WI 54201 Kewaunee County
Country: United States of America

N 44° 36.458', W 87° 25.923'

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52 Schooners transporting Christmas trees to Milwaukee and Chicago passed this point in the 1800's.

Captain Herman Schuenemann of the Christmas Tree Ship, "Rouse Simmons", was born in Algoma.

One of the 52 schooners, "Lady Ellen" is located upriver between the two bridges in its final resting place.

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Date Added Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 4:58pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 465716 N 4939455
Decimal Degrees44.60763333, -87.43205000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 44° 36.458', W 87° 25.923'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds44° 36' 27.48" N, 87° 25' 55.38" W
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Area Code(s)920
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2 Steele St, Algoma WI 54201, US
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