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Steamboat resident Bill Neish lived in the uppermost house in this image while his father worked as a foreman at a coal mine in the company town of MacGregor in the 1920s.

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Whispering the Past: MacGregor was a company coal town

Longtime Steamboat Springs resident Bill Neish, who turns 96 this week, knows all about the old homes that are all that's left of the Routt County coal mining town of MacGregor.


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