Category:Mauch Chunk Switchback Railway

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Mauch Chunk Switchback Railway 
Mauch Chunk and Summit Hill Switchback Railroad 1870.jpg
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Instance ofrailway line
Location United States of America
Heritage designation
  • place listed on the National Register of Historic Places
40° 51′ 23.18″ N, 75° 46′ 54.62″ W
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Mauch Chunk Switchback Railway (en); モーク・チャンク・スイッチバック鉄道 (ja); Mauch Chunk Gravity Railroad (nl) spoorlijn in Verenigde Staten van Amerika (nl)
Mauch Chunk Switchback Railway was one of the earliest railways in the young post-revolution United States, founded by the 'Old Company', the Lehigh Coal & Navigation Company (LC&N), successor to the 'Lehigh Coal Mine Company' to service it's mine begun in 1788 in Summit Hill, Pennsylvania (see on this map). The lands were still being mined in July 2013 by the 'New Company' Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company, successor to both.

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