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  • July 12, 2011 - posted by Tasha Oates - 5,238 views - 0 comments - 1 like
    Coaling Trestles Like This 1891 "Chute" Were Used on Prototype Railroads All Across The Country In The Days Of Steam It's difficult, for one accustomed to the labor-saving devices of the modern world, to imagine just how much hard wor...
  • May 9, 2011 - posted by Christopher Brimley - 3,978 views - 1 comment - 2 likes
    by David G. Casdorph Photos courtesy Freight Cars Journal BN 534992 roster view. Shown here in a siding along the Powder River Basin in Wyoming. Notice that the tubs, B-end rungs, handrails, brake wheel, etc., are all painted black. ...
  • Invalid date - posted by Christopher Brimley - 9,960 views - 0 comments - 1 like
    The PRR decapod is drifting downhill and will be working the train brackes all the way to Weirton Junction. It is at the front of a westbound symbol freight, CIN-1 as it rolls by the Hanlin Coal & Coke Co. tipple just west of Dinsmore Tunnel. Hanlin...