Alaska Railroad Rotary Snowplow - Anchorage, Alaska
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 61° 03.093 W 149° 47.784
6V E 349031 N 6771753
Quick Description: Snowplow on display next to the old Potter Section house south of Anchorage.
Location: Alaska, United States
Date Posted: 8/6/2010 10:55:50 PM
Waymark Code: WM9DNT
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
Views: 15

Long Description:
The nine-foot rotary snowplow was used by the Alaska Railroad to clear slow along Turnagain Arm and through the Kenai Mountains. The snowplow is on display along with other railroad cars and equipment near the former Potter Section house and is now the Chugach State Park Headquarters.
Is this a display or a maintenance facility location?: Display

Are there any fees and if so how much? (optional): no fees

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