Glandon, Wisconsin

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Glandon, Wisconsin
Glandon, Wisconsin is located in Wisconsin
Glandon, Wisconsin
Glandon, Wisconsin
Glandon, Wisconsin is located in the United States
Glandon, Wisconsin
Glandon, Wisconsin
Coordinates: 45°05′20″N 89°25′37″W / 45.08889°N 89.42694°W / 45.08889; -89.42694
Latitude and Longitude:

45°05′20″N 89°25′37″W / 45.08889°N 89.42694°W / 45.08889; -89.42694
Country  United States
State  Wisconsin
County Marathon
Elevation
450 m (1,460 ft)
Time zone UTC-6 ( Central (CST))
 • Summer ( DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 715 & 534
GNIS feature ID1577613 [1]

Glandon is an unincorporated community located in the town of Hewitt, Marathon County, Wisconsin, United States. Glandon is located at the junction of County Highways G and Q 13.5 miles (21.7 km) northeast of Wausau. [2] William C. Landon founded the community's post office in 1908. He named the community after either his father or son who are both named G. Landon. [3]

References

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Glandon, Wisconsin
  2. ^ Marathon County (PDF) (Map). Wisconsin Department of Transportation. 2011. Archived from the original (PDF) on June 14, 2011. Retrieved 2011-09-09.
  3. ^ Callary, Edward. Place Names of Wisconsin. Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press. p. 104. ISBN  978-0-299-30964-0.