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Sugar Pine

5 miles north of Yosemite Forks. Sugar Pine PO was opened in 1907 and closed in 1934 in favor of Oakhurst. Madera Sugar Pine Company built a sawmill and company town at the place in 1899 and 1900.

Sugar Pine Railroad

What the Pines Whispered (with photos)
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Sugar Pine

Sugar Pine

Sugar Pine Pond

Sugar Pine Employees

Sugar Pine Employees

Sugar Pine - Start of Flume

Central Camp

Madera Sugar Pine

Madera Sugar Pine Lumber

Martin Lyons, flume tender
at Poison Switch

Sugar Pine - 1902

            Last update: January 20, 2005
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