Benton Stone Water Tower

49 Water St., Benton, Wisconsin

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Benton Water Tower

The original tank was wooden, painted red, and had a windmill on top that pumped water up to the tank. The water tower served Benton until 1998.

The tank was painted in May of 2010 and it appears that the limestone has also recently been washed.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning

Map 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 7, 1999
Reference number
98001598
Architectural style
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival
Level of significance
Local
Property type
Structure
Historic function
Public works
Current function
Public works
Number of properties
Contributing structures: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 1

Update Log 

  • August 6, 2010: New photos from J.R. Manning

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