Re: seasonal coal traffic -- Marquette MI Coal Docks


dssa1051
 

Al,

The coal facility made it to the mid 1970's but I think the self-unloading boats eliminated the need for a coal bridge to unload boats.  Now the boats unload into a hopper at the WE plant by the LS&I ore dock and unload on the ground at the Board of Power & Light power plant.  

Robert Oom
Kalamazoo, MI

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