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A century ago a cold storage towered by the railroad in Medina

Posted 12 February 2014 at 12:00 am

By Bill Lattin, Orleans County Historian

MEDINA – In this post card by W.C. Eaton we see the Clark Allis & Son Cold Storage east of Medina. This card is post marked March 24, 1913.

This storage was located at the railroad crossing on the Allis Road, which is a dead-end road off Route 31. In our photo looking northeast, we see a box car on a siding.