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Fountain, Minnesota: Two-Headed Calf, Padlock of Viking Leif Ericson Team Field Report

Fillmore County History Center

202 County Rd 8, Fountain, MN
In the museum at the Fillmore County History Center. On the south edge of town, on the south side of County Rd 8 just east of its intersection with US 52.
M-Sa 9 am - 4 pm (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Museum: free; Genealogy Lib. $5
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Two-Headed Calf, Padlock of Viking Leif Ericson

The freak (dead) calf was donated by a local farmer in 1996. The celebrity Viking padlock is estimated to be a thousand years old and was owned by another local farmer, who used it to lock his barn. Report... [03/06/2013]

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Fillmore County History Center.

Two-Headed Calf, Padlock of Viking Leif Ericson

This unassuming building hides tens of thousands of items donated from the surrounding community. It's a must-stop if you are at all interested in history, gadgets, or just want to be entertained. They have an amazing tractor collection, and a wood-burning pickup truck.

[LamFam, 07/12/2021]

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