Bolinas to Willow Camp Electric Line

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Bolinas to Willow Camp Electric Line - SURVEYS fOR ELECTRICL1NE May Connect Bolinas...
SURVEYS fOR ELECTRICL1NE May Connect Bolinas and WULow Camp TVith the -i--l- VVCv - IVNorJhSliweBaiLway j y t PROJECTED ROAD - STARTS ATMANZITA SIAtiON The Houte vBepored as Most easible lsSaia to e - One Uneqaaled for thS Grandeur of Its Scenery Three surveys said to have been made for the North 8 here Railway Company have just beeiwcompleted from a point between Manxanita and Millwood sU - tjons to Bolinas with the admitted Intention Intention of building an electric line connecting connecting Bolinas with the - main line of the North Shore Railway E J Kallright who has acted as locating locating engineer for the North Shore road was in charge of the wbrk and the principal route - gone over was one starting at Manxanita station and - extendingextending extendingextending through the Tennessee Valley until it hits the coast where the bluffs are skirted to Willow Camp This line was sun - eyed with particular care and was the one reported in - favor of by Kallright to his principals Superintendent Superintendent Flsber of the North Shore denies that it is his company that Is mapping out the proposed road but admits admits that surveys - for an electric line to Bolinas have been completed by Kallright for somebody He denies knowledge as to who the backers of the project are but from outside Information Information It Is known almost to a certainty that it is the North Shore Railway Bolinas and Willow Camp - are summer summer resorts Recently several corporations corporations have been Inspecting the two places with the intention of making them more accessible for the public and developing them by the building of hotels and amusement places The Mt Tamalpals Scenic Railway has seriously seriously contemplated extending its line to Bolinas and its directors may be interested interested In the present project The route which has been - reported as most feasible by Kallright will be almost un - equaled for scenic grandeur It wind over the ridges and through the canyons which rib oat from Tamalpals and finally breaks but on the high bluffs near Bolinas which It skirts for several miles to Willow Camp Construction work Is expected to begin almost im mediately as the backers of the project nave already approved the selected route L

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  1. San Francisco Chronicle,
  2. 15 Mar 1903, Sun,
  3. Page 28

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