On the banks of the
White River in Cotter, Arkansas, long famous for its excellent trout fishing,
one of the most remarkable sites in the Ozarks has been dedicated.
The Anglin-Tinnon Railroad Workers Memorial
was built to honor Cotter's railroad history and the workers who lived
built by the Cotter Care Crews, is located in Cotter's Big Spring
Park. It was dedicated on May 2, 2003, just prior to the opening of
Cotter's second annual Great Cotter Trout Festival. The Cotter Care
Crews also have a display of railroad memorabilia in the Baxter County
Heritage Museum in Gassville.
The railroad's role in Cotter has diminished over the decades, but its
construction, beginning in 1901, was responsible for the establishment
and growth of Cotter as a boomtown, once the largest town in North
Come with us now for a tour of
the Anglin-Tinnon Railroad Workers Memorial, on the banks of the White
River in Cotter, Arkansas, Trout Capital USA.
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