Bayside dump, c. 1905

Bayside: Dump at Gannon Slough, C 1905 (McFarland)


4 Responses to Bayside dump, c. 1905

  1. Peter says:

    are there any maps of where this railroad? was this a place to drop logs in the bay so they could be transported to Eureka for milling?

    • Lynette M says:

      You know, I so wondered why that was called a “dump” which I always think is for garbage.

      I bet you’re right and that is where they rolled the logs into the slough so they could be floated down. If I ever run across a map, I’ll let you know.

  2. OMG! Look at that engine! GORGEOUS!

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