Portage Station Site

Hancock?, MI

Also known as Ship Canal (1881-1902); Portage (1903-[1988-1992]); Hancock ([1989-1993-2004); Portage (2004-present)

The Portage Station Site site was established in Between 1988 and 1992 (at this site, 1884 at original site)


This site was moved in Between 1988 and 1992. Active from 1884 to 1902 at original site, and from 1902 to between 1988 and 1992 at second site. (See Station ID # 352.1 and 352.2)


This is an active site from Between 1988 and 1992 to present


Designation number: 264 (300)

Station still active at this site. 1988-1992 station house survives

Station Site Notes:

1881 proposals but no bids; 1884 under construction; 1885 put into operation; 1903 new station completed (USLSS Annual Reports).

Buildings at this Station Site

The 1988 to 1992 station house is surviving at this site

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