Casco Junction, Wisconsin

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Casco Junction, Wisconsin
Casco Junction is located in Wisconsin
Casco Junction
Casco
Junction
Casco Junction is located in the United States
Casco Junction
Casco
Junction
Coordinates: 44°31′50″N 87°39′02″W / 44.53056°N 87.65056°W / 44.53056; -87.65056Coordinates: 44°31′50″N 87°39′02″W / 44.53056°N 87.65056°W / 44.53056; -87.65056
Country United States
State Wisconsin
CountyKewaunee
TownLuxemburg
Elevation
722 ft (220 m)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)920
GNIS feature ID1577538 [1]

Casco Junction is an unincorporated community located in the town of Luxemburg in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin. The community was an important railroad outpost for the Ahnapee and Western Railway where Casco Junction acted as the southern terminus of the railroad.[2][3] Today the now defunct railroad's track has been converted to a walking trail that connects the village of Luxemburg to Algoma and Sturgeon Bay via the Ahnapee State Trail.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Casco Junction". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-07-08.
  2. ^ Jinkins, Ann; Weir, Maggie (2006). Sturgeon Bay. Door County Historical Museum. Arcadia Publishing. p. 128. ISBN 0-7385-4008-0.
  3. ^ "Casco Junction Map". Green Bay & Western. Retrieved 2009-07-08.
  4. ^ Revolinski, Kevin; Van Valkenberg, Phil (2009). Best Rail Trails. Globe Pequot. ISBN 0-7627-4676-9.