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gfluck1
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« Reply #740 on: Jul 22nd, 2015, 7:18am »
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The attached is from the January 18, 1965, "The Standard Speaker", "Remembering When - No. 263", "JOURNEY INTO YESTERYEAR.

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« Reply #741 on: Jul 22nd, 2015, 3:31pm »
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on Jul 20th, 2015, 6:47am, gfluck1 wrote:       (Click here for original message)
The attached is from the September 7, 1911, "The Scranton Truth", "NEW LINE OPENED BY LEHIGH VALLEY ROAD".

 
Great info, I now know when the line was built


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Grandson of a LV conductor & I remember the EL running behind the Univ of Scranton too!
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« Reply #742 on: Jul 23rd, 2015, 6:34am »
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The attached is from the November 25, 1918, "The Wilkes-Barre Record", "LEHIGH VALLEY RR MASTER MECHANIC'S OFFICE IN A DAY COACH".

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« Reply #743 on: Jul 23rd, 2015, 6:38am »
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The attached is from the October 13, 1939, "The Plain Speaker", "L.V. INSTALLS NEW CRANE".

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« Reply #744 on: Jul 23rd, 2015, 6:43am »
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The attached is from the July 28, 1964, "The Evening Times", "LV, NICKEL PLATE LINES TO BEGIN 2nd THROUGH RUN".  


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« Reply #745 on: Jul 23rd, 2015, 9:30pm »
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The attached is from the April 25, 1956, "The Plain Speaker" (Hazleton, PA), "On The Road - No. 86", Brief Historical Sketch of Lehigh Valley Locomotives.

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« Reply #746 on: Jul 23rd, 2015, 9:32pm »
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The attached is from the May 4, 1956, "The Plain Speaker" (Hazleton, PA), "On The Road - No. 87", Brief Historical Sketch of Lehigh Valley Locomotives.

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« Reply #747 on: Jul 24th, 2015, 6:45am »
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The attached is from the February 5, 1973, "The Standard Speaker", "HAZLETON, ALLENTOWN TO SHARE LVRR LOCOMOTIVE REPAIR WORK WITH CLOSING OF PACKERTON SHOPS".

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« Reply #748 on: Jul 24th, 2015, 6:51am »
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The attached is from the January 15, 1959, "The Plain Speaker", "LEHIGH VALLEY ABANDONS ITS HUDSONDALE COAL STORAGE YARDS: MACHINERY IS BEING REMOVED".

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« Reply #749 on: Jul 24th, 2015, 2:25pm »
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At one time the Standard Speaker did a story on all the LVRR stations in the area. Have you ever run up on those articles ??  Thanks  Keith

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« Reply #750 on: Jul 26th, 2015, 4:56pm »
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The attached is from the August 7, 1926, "The Pittston Gazette", "GASOLINE ENGINES FOR LOCAL TRAINS ON THE LEHIGH VALLEY".

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« Reply #751 on: Jul 26th, 2015, 8:25pm »
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The attached is from the April 9, 1959, "The Standard Sentinel", "L.V.R.R. CONTRACTS FOR TWO STEEL SCOWS".

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« Reply #752 on: Jul 26th, 2015, 8:33pm »
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The attached is from the June 12, 1963, "The Evening Times", "NEW PAINT DESIGN MAY BE INCLUDED IN CAR REBUILDING".

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« Reply #753 on: Jul 26th, 2015, 8:40pm »
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The attached is from the January 11, 1951, "The Plain Speaker", "LEHIGH VALLEY RAILROAD STARTS BUILDING DIESEL QUARTERS HERE".

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« Reply #754 on: Jul 26th, 2015, 8:46pm »
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The attached is from the March 31, 1951, "The Plain Speaker", "TWO LEHIGH VALLEY DIESELS AFIRE AS TRAIN HITS BOULDER AT TANNERY".  


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« Reply #755 on: Jul 26th, 2015, 9:57pm »
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The attached is from the January 3, 1974, "The Standard Speaker", "OPEN NEW RAILROAD TO INDUSTRIAL PARK".  


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« Reply #756 on: Jul 27th, 2015, 6:45am »
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The attached is from the September 12, 1956, "The Standard Sentinel", "ASHMORE SHOPS EMPLOYED 409 DURING WORLD WAR ONE DAYS".

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« Reply #757 on: Jul 27th, 2015, 6:52am »
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The attached is from the April 12, 1950, "The Plain Speaker", "L.V. ORDERS 1,500 CARS".  


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« Reply #758 on: Jul 27th, 2015, 7:01am »
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The attached is from the June 27, 1940, "The Evening Times", "COAL STATION OPEN FOR LEHIGH VALLEY TRAINS AT TOWANDA".  


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« Reply #759 on: Jul 27th, 2015, 7:09am »
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The attached is from the November 11, 1964, "The Standard Speaker", "Remembering When - No. 234", "JOURNEY INTO YESTERYEAR.

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