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Barn Bluff
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Mississippi River bluff associated with Dakota legend; visual landmark for 19th-century explorers, travelers, and tourists.

County:  Goodhue
Address:  U.S. Hwy 61
City or Township:  Red Wing
Listing Date:  August 03, 1990
Nomination:  90001165.pdf
Significance Level:   Local
Criteria:   A (see criteria)
Theme:   entertainment/recreation, exploration/settlement
Historic Functions:   Natural Feature
Current Functions:   Natural Feature, Park
Foundation Material:   Inapplicable
Roof Material:   Inapplicable
Wall Material:   Inapplicable

Photo of Barn Bluff

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