Anchor from the Steamship Niagara

Photographed July 13, 2014
Belgium, Ozaukee County, Wisconsin
 (A) 43.497424,-87.810904
(entrance to Harrington Beach State Park)
(B) 43.496702,-87.794688
(park at the Welcome Center)

Donated to
Harrington Beach State Park
by Howard V. Lang
The Niagara is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Ship wreck artifacts in Wisconsin are protected by law.
The marker is located deep inside Harrington Beach State Park, on the Lake Michigan shoreline. Use the above GPS coordinates to (A) arrive at the park entrance, (B) park your vehicle at the Welcome Center, and begin the 18-marker journey through the park, to the shores of Lake Michigan, and around Quarry Lake. The address to the entrance to Harrington State Beach Park is 531 County Road D, Belgium, Wisconsin 53004.

NOTE: You will need a Wisconsin State Park annual pass or day pass to access the marker; the marker is inside a fee-to-enter area.


The Steamer Niagara: The Fiery End, marker next to the anchor.

A drawing of the Palace Steamer Niagara.
This media file is in the public domain.

The view of Lake Michigan, very close to the anchor's location.

 Access to the markers begins near the Welcome Center.

The markers are along the scenic trail, which begins
adjacent to the parking lot for the Welcome Center.

Go past this gate to access the markers.

 There is plenty of parking adjacent to the Welcome Center.

The Welcome Center . . .

The marker is located at Harrington Beach State Park.

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