Pine Ridge/Murphy Cheese Factory
Cross Plains Township
3498 Garfoot Rd. SW of Pine Bluff inters. with CTH J;
Mt. Horeb, WI 53572
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Operated: <1906 - >1930
Cheesemakers: Julius Zaugg (1928)
Cheese Types: Brick, Swiss
Patrons: Robert Murphy, mgr.
Notes: Biennial report of the Dairy and Food Commissioner of WI: As Murphy Cheese Factory in 1906. As Pine Ridge- Mt. Horeb PO 1903, 1916, Klevenville 1922, 1930.
Wisconsin Historical Society, Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory- Razed presumably in the late 1980s or early 90s. House built in the mid-1990s now occupies a portion of the triangular, 3-acre property.
"Pleasant Ridge", in error, in "History of Pine Bluff".
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