Station: Merideth, MI
Merideth was settled as a lumber village about 1884 and at one time had a population of about 1,800 people serving the logging/forest industry.
Photo info/credit: A 2004 view of the former PM depot in Merideth, now a general store. [Alan Loftis]
December 12, 1877. Herman Hansen was run over and killed Friday on the A. W. Wright Lumber company's logging railroad, near Meredith. He was employed as car repairer on the road, and fell from the train. [PHTH]