5. Union City Creamery

5. Union City Creamery (HM1SLZ)

Location: Union City, MI 49094 Branch County
Country: United States of America

N 42° 3.937', W 85° 7.703'

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Union City Heritage Water Trail

The Union City Creamery was established in July 1901 as a
co-operative enterprise between fifty local farmers and a handful of businessmen on capitol stock of $10,000. In 1902, the model plant managed by Mrs. C. B. Spoor averaged milk
receipts of 12,000 lbs. from surrounding farms while churning out 500 lbs. of butter daily. Local butter brought the highest "fancy" prices in Cleveland and Philadelphia. The property was most recently Union City Industries Lab.
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HM NumberHM1SLZ
Marker Number5
Year Placed2016
Placed ByUnion City Heritage Water Trail
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, June 15th, 2016 at 9:02am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 654846 N 4658756
Decimal Degrees42.06561667, -85.12838333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 3.937', W 85° 7.703'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 3' 56.22" N, 85° 7' 42.18" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)517
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near W Union City Rd, Union City MI 49094, US
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