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Rustic Road 5

Location: Racine County. Loomis Road beginning at WIS 164, north to Fries Lane and the intersection of Fries Lane and WIS 36.

Length: 3.1 miles

Surface: Paved

Loomis Road was originally laid out as a territorial road in 1840 and retains much of its original rustic lines. This route passes Col. Heg Memorial Park, which commemorates Wisconsinís top-ranking officer killed in action during the Civil War. A museum in the park honors the heritage of the areaís Norwegian settlers and their contribution to Wisconsinís development. There is also a small log cabin, built in 1837, then moved to the park in 1928.

Map of Rustic Road 5

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Last modified: December 18, 2012

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