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In 1936, Jockey Cap mountain in Fryeburg was the site of one of the first ski rope tows in Maine. A train made special excursions from Portland to Fryeburg with skiers. This sled transported the train passengers from the station to the base of Jockey Cap.
About This Item
- Title: Fryeburg Ski transportation, 1936
- Creator: Portland Press Herald
- Creation Date: 1936
- Subject Date: 1936
- Town: Fryeburg
- County: Oxford
- State: ME
- Media: Glass Negative
- Local Code: Coll. 2148, #26
- Collection: Portland Press Herald skiing in Fryeburg, glass negatives collection
- Object Type: Image
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