Location: Dollar Bay, MI

Dollar Bay is a location on Portage Lake, between Hancock and Lake Linden in Osceola Township, Houghton County. It was founded in 1887 according to local officials. The location was on both the Houghton & Calumet railroad (later Mineral Range, SOO) and the Copper Range extension north of Hancock. Dollar Bay was 2.5 miles north of Ripley. It was the home to the Arcadian and Franklin copper ore stamp mills.


1918. The DSS&A had an agent/operator and assistant at this location during the day. [TRT]