Information About

Lignite

Quick Facts

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Location

63 ° 54' 34" N,
149 ° 1' 6" W

Region

Denali

Elevation

1171 ft (356.92 m)

Uses

Lignite in Detail.

About

mile 363.3 on the Alaska RR., 4 mi. N of Healy, Alaska Range

History

Name of a railroad station reported by The Alaskan RR. on its 1922 timetable; derived from the lignite coal found in the area. This station was originally named "Dry Creek."