Menasha Dam

Fox R. at Mill St., Menasha, Wisconsin

Once the source of power for paper making, controls the Fox and is popular for fishing

Photos 

Upriver View Looking Northwest

The Fox River was very high at the time of my visit, the calm water on the upriver side of the dam belied the rushing currents and the violent streams on the spillway.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning June 2017

Map 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 7, 1993
Reference number
93001330
Area of significance
Transportation
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Structure
Historic function
Water-related
Current function
Water-related
Period of significance
1925-1949
Significant year
1937

Update Log 

  • June 24, 2017: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated status and added photos

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