Pulpwood Stacker

View Website Favorite (1) Millyard Park - Cornell, WI 54732
Information: 715-239-3619
View Map

Designed and constructed in 1911-12, the Stacker represented the switch from the storage of pulpwood in water log booms to massive piles on land. The Stacker ceased operations in 1971, a victim of obsolescence brought on by modern hydraulics and an economic slump in the paper industry. Cornell is preserving the Stacker, the only wood stacker of its kind in the world, as a memorial to America's lumber industry and Cornell's heritage.

  • State Historic Sign Site
    • Yes
  • History/Heritage Type
    • Early Industry

Nearby Places

1
Chippewa County Dairy Breakfast 6/01/2019 Cadott - 14.91 miles away
2
Ringelspiel Days 5/24/2019 - 5/26/2019 Boyd - 15.81 miles away
3
Stanley 4x4 Truck Pull & Super Farm Tractor Pull 6/08/2019 Stanley - 16.9 miles away
4
Chippewa Valley Century Ride 5/26/2019 Chippewa Falls - 19.36 miles away
5
Free Fishing Event: Open Water Fishing 6/01/2019 Chippewa Falls - 19.64 miles away
6
Music In The Park 6/06/2019 - 8/29/2019 Ladysmith - 21.13 miles away
7
Thorp Dairy Days 5/31/2019 - 6/02/2019 Thorp - 21.84 miles away
8
Thorp Lions Demolition Derby 6/01/2019 - 6/02/2019 Thorp - 22.15 miles away