Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin: Towboat L. Wade ChildressValley Line towboat L. Wade Childress is a beached hulk along the river.
- 32800 County Road K, Prairie du Chien, WI
- North on Highway 35 through Prairie du Chien. Left onto County Road K past The Barn Restaurant (on the left) at 32800 County Road K. The boat is on the right a few yards south.
Visitor Tips and News About Towboat L. Wade Childress
Really cool. Somebody ought to make it a unique B&B.[David Cassell, 03/31/2014]
Former Valley Line towboat L. Wade Childress sits high and dry in Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin. She sits several feet above river level with a levee built around several sides separating her from the backwaters she is near. She is right off County Road K, near the 32800 addresses.[Richard Stockman, 03/29/2011]