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Poma
Burke Mountain Resort
Vermont
Status Removed  
Type Platter  
Brand Poma  
Install Season 1955-56  
New Install?  
Ancestors
Cost $43,512  Caledonian Record
Install Length 5,196 feet  
Install Vertical 1,483 feet 
Final Season Standing 2016-17  
Descendants
Notes Model T100, 120HP. Likely truncated after 1965-66 season. Likely extended for 1982-83 season.  

Arrival of the lift (December 1955)
Arrival of the lift (December 1955)

Construction of the lift (December 1955)
Construction of the lift (December 1955)

Gov. Johnson dedicating the lift (February 12, 1956)
Gov. Johnson dedicating the lift (February 12, 1956)

The top terminal (February 1956)
The top terminal (February 1956)

The base terminal (February 1956)
The base terminal (February 1956)

Opening day (January 29, 1956)
Opening day (January 29, 1956)

The Poma circa the 1950s or 1960s
The Poma circa the 1950s or 1960s

The Poma in 2013
The Poma in 2013

The Poma in 2013
The Poma in 2013

The Poma in 2013
The Poma in 2013

The Poma in 2013
The Poma in 2013

The Poma in 2013
The Poma in 2013

The Poma in 2013
The Poma in 2013

The Poma in 2013
The Poma in 2013

The top terminal (2017)
The top terminal (2017)

Removal of the Poma (2017)
Removal of the Poma (2017)

Removal of the Poma (2017)
Removal of the Poma (2017)

The top terminal (2017)
The top terminal (2017)

The top terminal (2017)
The top terminal (2017)

The base terminal (2017)
The base terminal (2017)

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