Blackwell Junction, Wisconsin

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Blackwell Junction, Wisconsin
Blackwell Junction, Wisconsin is located in Wisconsin
Blackwell Junction, Wisconsin
Blackwell Junction, Wisconsin
Blackwell Junction, Wisconsin is located in the United States
Blackwell Junction, Wisconsin
Blackwell Junction, Wisconsin
Coordinates: 45°31′54″N 88°39′15″W / 45.53167°N 88.65417°W / 45.53167; -88.65417Coordinates: 45°31′54″N 88°39′15″W / 45.53167°N 88.65417°W / 45.53167; -88.65417
Country United States
State Wisconsin
CountyForest
Elevation
464 m (1,522 ft)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)715 & 534
GNIS feature ID1578809[1]

Blackwell Junction is an unincorporated community in the towns of Blackwell and Laona, Forest County, Wisconsin, United States. Blackwell Junction is 12.5 miles (20.1 km) east-southeast of Crandon.

Blackwell was named from its location at a road junction by John Blackwell's sawmill.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Blackwell Junction, Wisconsin
  2. ^ Chicago and North Western Railway Company (1908). A History of the Origin of the Place Names Connected with the Chicago & North Western and Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railways. p. 46.