Rockfield, Wisconsin

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Rockfield, Wisconsin
Rockfield, Wisconsin is located in Wisconsin
Rockfield, Wisconsin
Rockfield, Wisconsin
Rockfield, Wisconsin is located in the United States
Rockfield, Wisconsin
Rockfield, Wisconsin
Coordinates: 43°15′27″N 88°07′34″W / 43.25750°N 88.12611°W / 43.25750; -88.12611Coordinates: 43°15′27″N 88°07′34″W / 43.25750°N 88.12611°W / 43.25750; -88.12611
Country United States
State Wisconsin
CountyWashington
Elevation
277 m (909 ft)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)262
GNIS feature ID1572481[1]

Rockfield is an unincorporated community located entirely within the village of Germantown in Washington County, Wisconsin, United States.

History[edit]

A post office called Rockfield was established in 1876, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1997.[2] The community was named from a nearby field containing marked rocks.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Rockfield, Wisconsin
  2. ^ "Washington County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 26 March 2015.
  3. ^ 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. 119.