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Station: Haakwood, MI

Haakwood was a hamlet in Cheboygan which was formed around the Haakwood Lumber Company in 1901. [MPN] The location also was a junction for MC's Haakwood branch and related spurs which went northeast into the forest to the Afton area.

Coordinates:

Haakwood - 45.298967, -84.614820


March 11, 1904. Haakwood, Mich. Fire destroyed the big mill of the Haakwood Lunber Co. at this place, causing a loss of about $160,000. Many people from Wolverine responded to the alarm, but in spite of their efforts the mill was completely destroyed. The company carried about $50,000 insurance. [PHTH-3/11/1904]