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Research: Tram & Railroad Database

Code: 367
Corporate Name: Grand Lake Lumber Company
Folk Name:
Ownership: Grand Lake Lumber Company
Years of Operation: 1928
Track Type:
Standard Gauge Wooden Rails
Track Length: Twenty
Locations Served: Grand Lake (Montgomery)
Counties of Operation: Montgomery
Line Connections: Gulf, Colorado & Santa Fe at Montgomery
Track Information:
Tram Road Logging / Industrial Common Carrier Logging Camp
Equipment: Twenty mile tram road
History: The Southern Lumberman reported in 1928 that the Grand Lake Lumber Company was operating a twenty-mile tram road at Grand Lake, in Montgomery County. It may have expanded from the W. J. Norris & Co lumber operation at Grand Lake some twenty years earlier.