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Chinatown Alleghany.  Note the water tank  on the hill. This redwood tank along with another was installed by HL Johnson in 1910 and was in service until 1977 at which time a welded steel tank was erected. A new bolted steel tank  was put into service on November 28th, 2018.

 

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1952 Digging for a frozen water pipe under main street  (garage in background is located across from the present day museum). Left to right: Dick Middaugh, Red Corbin, Don Dickey, Hank Haugen, Little Mike Sbaffi (hard to see child leaning against sled with head down), Mike Pasco, Joe Sbaffi and Martin Rohrig.