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Near Old Forge in Herkimer County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Station Site

 
 
Station Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin Craft, June 24, 2011
1. Station Site Marker
Inscription.
Here stood Fairview Station
one of six flag stations on
the Raquette Lake Railroad
built to serve local camps
and hotels along the lakes.

 
Erected by NYS Dept. of Transportation.
 
Location. 43° 45.706′ N, 74° 51.19′ W. Marker is near Old Forge, New York, in Herkimer County. Marker is on New York State Route 28 0.1 miles west of Lawrence Point Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Old Forge NY 13420, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Train Wreck (approx. 0.4 miles away); Glennmore Hotel (approx. 4.2 miles away); Old Forge, N.Y. (approx. 6.9 miles away).
 
Categories. Railroads & Streetcars
 
Station Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin Craft, June 24, 2011
2. Station Site Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 26, 2011, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec. This page has been viewed 286 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 26, 2011, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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