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Lincoln in Grafton County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Loon Mountain

Section of logging railroad

 

1893-1947

 
Logging Railroad Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, September 2008
1. Logging Railroad Marker
Inscription. Loon Mountain Section of logging railroad 1893-1947 A billion feet of logs were hauled over this track. Lincoln, N.H.
 
Location. 44° 3.444′ N, 71° 38.083′ W. Marker is in Lincoln, New Hampshire, in Grafton County. Marker is on Kancamagus Highway, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. The marker is near the entrance to the Loon Mountain Resort. Marker is in this post office area: Lincoln NH 03251, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Railroads tame the White Mountains (here, next to this marker); The Bear Show (approx. 2.6 miles away); The First Passenger Carrying Aerial Tramway in North America (approx. 2.6 miles away); Borasaurus (approx. 2.6 miles away); Quinten E. Mulleavey (approx. 2.7 miles away); Clark's Bridge (approx. 2.7 miles away); Betty and Barney Hill Incident (approx. 3.1 miles away); Vietnam Veterans (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lincoln.
 
Categories. Railroads & Streetcars
 
The track section and engine image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, September 2008
2. The track section and engine
The engine and a log car. image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, September 2008
3. The engine and a log car.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 23, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 23, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 108 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 23, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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