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Shedding a mystery

Railroad shed finds way to Hanna Basin Museum

 

December 23, 2020

Mike Armstrong

The mysterious railroad shed at its new home outside the Victor Anderson Memorial Building.

Local historian Nancy Anderson was with her husband Victor some years ago taking care of their cattle, when they made a discovery in a gulley.

A type of shed lying on its side, basically in the middle of nowhere.

"Apparently, when the railroad disposed of these structures they just, as they frequently did, hauled them off to the nearest gulley," Anderson said. "This one had been lying on its side for quite a long time."

She said Victor had to replace all the siding where the shed had rested on the ground.

Anderson said she doesn't remember how long ago it was when they found the shed, exact...



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