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« Reply #600 on: Nov 9th, 2014, 6:10am »
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From the September, 1921, “Railway Maintenance Engineer”, “SHOULD TIES BE SPACED WHEN RELAYING RAIL?”.

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« Reply #601 on: Nov 9th, 2014, 6:11am »
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“SHOULD TIES BE SPACED WHEN RELAYING RAIL?” - Continued.  


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« Reply #602 on: Nov 10th, 2014, 3:35pm »
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From the September 25, 1937, “Railway Age”, “THE LEHIGH VALLEY BUILDS ALL-STEEL CABOOSES”.

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« Reply #603 on: Nov 10th, 2014, 3:37pm »
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“THE LEHIGH VALLEY BUILDS ALL-STEEL CABOOSES” - Continued.  


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« Reply #604 on: Nov 10th, 2014, 11:27pm »
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on Nov 10th, 2014, 3:37pm, gfluck1 wrote:       (Click here for original message)
“THE LEHIGH VALLEY BUILDS ALL-STEEL CABOOSES” - Continued.  
Hmmm...The very last line of the last page answers an age old question about the "Route Of The Black Diamond" marked cabooses..
  "This caboose is finished in red enamel applied by spray method"..Guess all those mineral brown ones the model companies make are wrong...Gotta start painting,LOL!!!


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« Reply #605 on: Nov 25th, 2014, 10:04am »
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Article below is from the June 7, 1895, "The Railroad Gazette", titled "THE FOX TRUCK ON THE LEHIGH VALLEY".      

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« Reply #606 on: Dec 12th, 2014, 12:42pm »
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From the June 7, 1919, “Railway Review”, “CONCRETE TUNNEL LINING BY STEAM JET”.

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« Reply #607 on: Dec 12th, 2014, 12:43pm »
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“CONCRETE TUNNEL LINING BY STEAM JET” - Continued.

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« Reply #608 on: Dec 12th, 2014, 12:44pm »
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“CONCRETE TUNNEL LINING BY STEAM JET” - Continued.

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« Reply #609 on: Dec 24th, 2014, 12:50am »
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From the November 28, 1902, “Railway Age”, titled “LEHIGH VALLEY SWITCHING LOCOMOTIVE”.  
 


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« Reply #610 on: Dec 26th, 2014, 6:06am »
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From the December, 1898, “American Engineer, Car Builder & Railroad Journal”, titled “CONSOLIDATION PUSHER LOCOMOTIVE, LEHIGH VALLEY R.R. - VAUCLAIN COMPOUND”.

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« Reply #611 on: Jan 13th, 2015, 4:28pm »
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From the august 12, 1915, “Engineering News”, titled “FLOATING CONCRETE PLANT WITH MIXER IN TOWER”.

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« Reply #612 on: Jan 13th, 2015, 4:29pm »
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“FLOATING CONCRETE PLANT WITH MIXER IN TOWER” - Continued.

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« Reply #613 on: Jan 31st, 2015, 10:42am »
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From the October 17, 1913, “Railway Age Gazette”, “RECORD OF A LEHIGH VALLEY LOCOMOTIVE”.

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« Reply #614 on: Jun 2nd, 2015, 8:30pm »
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The attached is from the Friday, December 31, 1965, "The Evening Times" (Sayre, Athens, South Waverly, PA & Waverly, NY), "LV HAS WHITE BOXCARS ADDING TO DIESELS, CABOOSES".

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« Reply #615 on: Jun 3rd, 2015, 7:13am »
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The attached is from the Monday, October 19, 1964, "Hazleton Standard-Speaker", "$2 MILLION ORDER FOR LOCOMOTIVES BY LVRR".

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« Reply #616 on: Jun 11th, 2015, 11:37am »
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The attached is from the Tuesday, May 12, 1959, "The Evening Times" (Sayre & Athens, PA, Waverly, NY), "THE BLACK DIAMOND DIES".

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« Reply #617 on: Jun 11th, 2015, 11:39am »
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"THE BLACK DIAMOND DIES" - Continued.

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"THE BLACK DIAMOND DIES" - Continued.


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« Reply #619 on: Jun 12th, 2015, 10:19pm »
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The attached is from the May 16, 1955, "The Plain Speaker" (Hazleton, PA), "On The Road - No. 1", Brief Historical Sketch of Lehigh Valley Locomotives.

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