More Work on the Canyon Road (ca. 1919)

Moving the Canyon hillside rock by rock
Moving the Canyon hillside rock by rock

It’s hard to imagine the back breaking work that went into building the Canyon Road ‚ at times rock by rock.

There are a number of pictures of the crews toiling away (and blowing away) on the site and here are a few more.

Photos courtesy of the Haynes family.

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State-of-the-Art equipment of 1919
State-of-the-Art equipment of 1919
Sometimes you just had to take a hammer to those rocks
Sometimes you just had to take a hammer to those rocks

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