Houghton Lake Heights

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Houghton Lake Heights, Michigan - History - Business
... The Houghton Lake Heights also offered many services in the early to mid 1900s ... According to Beulah Carman The Heights merchants, because of the variety of stores, hotels, and other attractions, enjoyed a thriving business during the mid-twenties and the thirties, and acquired the reputation and ... Barbershop and post office, The Heights Inn, Ray Walling's garage and gas station, Girley's Gift Shop, Tam-a-rack Lodge and Anderson's Patent Medicine Store ...
M-55 (Michigan Highway) - Business Loop
... BUS M-55 Location Houghton Lake Heights Length 2.898 mi (4.664 km) Existed Early 1950–Late 1961 Business M-55 (BUS M-55) was a business loop designated for just over a decade in Houghton ... ran for 2.898 miles (4.664 km) along Houghton Lake Drive between US 27 and Federal Drive next to the Houghton Lake ... shifted off the road when several highways in the Houghton Lake area were rerouted ...

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