Krok, Wisconsin

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Krok, Wisconsin
Coordinates: 44°25′44″N 87°37′59″W / 44.42889°N 87.63306°W / 44.42889; -87.63306Coordinates: 44°25′44″N 87°37′59″W / 44.42889°N 87.63306°W / 44.42889; -87.63306
CountryUnited States
StateWisconsin
CountyKewaunee
Elevation
728 ft (222 m)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)920
GNIS feature ID1577686 [1]

Krok is an unincorporated community in the Town of West Kewaunee in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin, United States. Krok is situated near the origin of the East Twin River and its tributary, Krok Creek,[2] just west of East Krok. West of Krok is the community of Pilsen.[2] The community was founded by Czech immigrants from Bohemia, now in the Czech Republic.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Krok". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-07-10.
  2. ^ a b "MSR Maps". United States Geographical Survey. Microsoft. Retrieved 2009-07-10.
  3. ^ Wisconsin Cartographers' Guild. Wisconsin's Past and Present: A Historical Atlas. Madison, Wis.: University of Wisconsin Press, 1998, p. 23.