A few NELSAP readers pointed this area out:
William Hartley: In eastern Mass during the 40's or 50's there was a rope tow in Breakheart Reservation in Saugus.
|Larry took the following four pictures and has this to say: I've heard stories about a rope tow that operated in MDC Breakheart in the 50s'. At the top of the hill behind the old office I found a car frame and motor. The rims on one side appeared to have been altered to accommodate a rope tow. ......notice the difference in size and the grooves.||
||A closeup of the engine.|
||A view from the top.|
Anybody else remember this area?
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