Barre Mills, Wisconsin

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Barre Mills, Wisconsin
Unincorporated community
Barre Mills, Wisconsin is located in Wisconsin
Barre Mills, Wisconsin
Barre Mills, Wisconsin
Coordinates: 43°50′29″N 91°06′50″W / 43.84139°N 91.11389°W / 43.84139; -91.11389
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County La Crosse
Elevation 725 ft (221 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 608
GNIS feature ID 1561196[1]

Barre Mills is a small unincorporated community in the town of Barre in La Crosse County, Wisconsin, United States.[1] It is part of the La Crosse, Wisconsin Metropolitan Statistical Area.[2]

History[edit]

Samuels' Cave, which is an important rock shelter, involving an ancient people is located in Barre Mills. It is on the National Register of Historic Places list.

Barre Mills was also home to the Free Thinkers Society, which was part of an important religious movement in Europe during the 1840s. The Free Thinkers Society had their hall in Barre Mills, which is now the Barre town hall.

Notes[edit]

Coordinates: 43°50′29″N 91°06′50″W / 43.84139°N 91.11389°W / 43.84139; -91.11389