State Historic Preservation Office

Osseo Water Tower

Name of Property: Osseo Water Tower_
City or Vicinity: Osseo
County: Hennepin County
State: MN
Name of Photographer: Alexa McDowell
Date of Photographs: July 5, 2016

Documentation (PDF)

Context View: Looking north along Osseo’s commercial Central Avenue (historic route of Jefferson Highway)

Context View: Looking west along 4th Street

Context View: Looking west through Boerboom Veterans Park

Context View: Looking southwest across the intersection of Central Avenue and 5th Street

Context View: Looking southeast across the intersection of 1st Avenue NW and 5th Street NW

Context View: Looking east along 4th Street NW

View: View of the water tower looking northwest with the fire department at right

View: View of the water tower looking southeast

View: View of the water tower looking northeast

View: View of the water tower base and pad, looking northeast

View: View of the water tower’s 50,000-gallon tank

View: View of the water tower structure from beneath the tower

 

Detail: View of the mounting of leg to concrete footing

Detail: View of the builder’s plaque located on the NE leg