Mauch Chunk and Summit Hill Switchback Railroad

Also known as: Gravity Railroad
Between Ludlow St. in Summit Hill and F.A.P. 209 in Jim Thorpe, Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania

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National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 3, 1976
Reference number
76001616
Areas of significance
Industry; Engineering; Transportation
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Site
Historic function
Rail-related
Current function
Underwater
Period of significance
1825-1849
Significant years
1827; 1844; 1845
Number of properties
Contributing sites: 4

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