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Upcoming Talks by KH staff

2020-02-15: The Northern Pacific in Kirkland (Woodinville Heritage Society monthly meeting)

2020-03-09: Seattle’s First Railroad: The Seattle Coal & Transportation Co. (Redmond Historical Society evening talk series)


Feature Spotlight: The Lake Washington Belt Line in Kirkland, 1905-2009

The Cross-Kirkland Corridor was an active railroad for over 100 years before becoming a popular multi-use trail. We dove deep into the history of the railroad and the businesses that it served. Enjoy!