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Last updated 7/20/2022 at 11:15am

Photo courtesy of Dan Plouse

Tim Raetzloff stands on the old Milwaukee Road arched trestle over Cabin Creek near Easton.

The history of railroads in Snohomish County is really rather boring. Great Northern Railway reached Edmonds in 1891.

The most unusual aspect of this arrival was that Great Northern used the name of a subsidiary railroad, Seattle and Montana. The...

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