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« Reply #200 on: Jul 29th, 2017, 2:11pm »
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Knox & Kane RR: Mt. Jewett, PA
 
ExK&K tracks just before they go over the Kinzua Bridge  
 
This is ex Erie line that was relaid with rail by the K&K in 1987
 
This used to be unloading area for the K&K trains.
 
Photographed by Chris Bigham, April 26, 2017.


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« Reply #201 on: Jul 29th, 2017, 2:12pm »
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Knox & Kane RR: Mt. Jewett, PA
 
A connecting track between the B&P and the K&K in Mt. jewett
 
Photographed by Chris Bigham, April 26, 2017.


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« Reply #202 on: Jul 29th, 2017, 2:15pm »
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Knox & Kane RR: Mt. Jewett, PA
 
The K&K siding at Mt. jewett next to the B&P main is being scrapped.
 
Photographed by Chris Bigham, April 26, 2017.


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« Reply #203 on: Jul 29th, 2017, 2:20pm »
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Knox & Kane RR: Mt. Jewett, PA
 
Track equipment is ahead. It clears the dirt from the ties and rails.
 
This used to be the double track Erie main.
 
The narrow gauge Bradford Bordell & Kinzua was to the left.
 
The B&P main is to the right as seen through the trees.
 
Photographed by Chris Bigham, April 26, 2017.


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« Reply #204 on: Jul 29th, 2017, 2:20pm »
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Knox & Kane RR: Mt. Jewett, PA
 
A track machine is used to scrape away dirt/gravel from the ties that expose spikes and bolts  
 
Photographed by Chris Bigham, April 26, 2017.


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« Reply #205 on: Jul 29th, 2017, 2:22pm »
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Knox & Kane RR: Mt. Jewett, PA
 
The former K&K mainline/siding and interchange tracks with the B&P have been scrapped
 
Photographed by Chris Bigham, May 9, 2017.


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« Reply #206 on: Jul 29th, 2017, 2:23pm »
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Knox & Kane RR: Mt. Jewett, PA
 
The former K&K main going to the Kinzua Bridge.  
 
This is the exErie line that was abandoned in 1959 and re-opened in 1987.
 
Photographed by Chris Bigham, May 9, 2017.


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« Reply #207 on: Jul 29th, 2017, 2:23pm »
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Knox & Kane RR: Mt. Jewett, PA
 
The former K&K main going to the Kinzua Bridge.  
 
This is the exErie line that was abandoned in 1959 and re-opened in 1987.
 
Photographed by Chris Bigham, May 9, 2017.


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« Reply #208 on: Jul 29th, 2017, 2:25pm »
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Knox & Kane RR: Mt. Jewett, PA
 
The former K&K main going to the Kinzua Bridge.  
 
This is the view from Circle G road crossing.
 
Photographed by Chris Bigham, May 9, 2017.


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« Reply #209 on: Jul 29th, 2017, 2:28pm »
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Look at the last pic on page 10. Same spot in July:
 
Knox & Kane RR: Mt. Jewett, PA
 
Recently scrapped in 2017  
 
The former K&K main going to the Kinzua Bridge in Kinzua Bridge State Park.  
 
Photographed by Chris Bigham, July 6, 2017.


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« Reply #210 on: Jul 29th, 2017, 2:29pm »
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Knox & Kane RR: Mt. Jewett, PA
 
Recently scrapped in 2017  
 
The former K&K main going to the Kinzua Bridge in Kinzua Bridge State Park.  
 
Photographed by Chris Bigham, July 6, 2017.


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« Reply #211 on: Jul 29th, 2017, 2:30pm »
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Same place as the pic at the top of this page:
 
Knox & Kane RR: Mt. Jewett, PA
 
Recently scrapped in 2017  
 
Photographed by Chris Bigham, July 6, 2017.


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