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« Reply #820 on: Aug 10th, 2015, 3:25pm »
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Geez Scot; That is a rapid pace in this day and age ! They worked 2 years on a 30 foot long bridge just a few miles from my home. It ran over a dry creek bed.
  I really do believe you hit the nail on the head with your thoughts on why the bridge was not replaced.     Keith


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« Reply #821 on: Aug 13th, 2015, 7:09am »
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The attached is from the May 13, 1949, "The Shamokin News Dispatch", "LVRR SETS RECORD WITH 158-CAR TRAIN".

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« Reply #822 on: Aug 14th, 2015, 7:32am »
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The attached is from the December 12, 1956, "The Evening Times", "LEHIGH'S M OF W HAS SPECIALLY DESIGNED TRUCKS".

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« Reply #823 on: Aug 14th, 2015, 7:38am »
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The attached is from the March 23, 1966, "The Evening Times", "AUTOMATIC GATES TO REPLACE TOWER CONTROL AT ATHENS L.V. CROSSING".  


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« Reply #824 on: Aug 14th, 2015, 7:42am »
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The attached is from the MaY 15, 1968, "The Evening Times", "LEHIGH'S TRAVELING BILLBOARD".

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« Reply #825 on: Aug 15th, 2015, 8:06am »
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The attached is from the March 30, 1926, "The Pittston Gazette", "LEHIGH VALLEY R.R. WILL BUILD NEW BRIDGE AT COXTON".

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« Reply #826 on: Aug 17th, 2015, 8:20am »
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The attached is from the September 28, 1963, "The Evening Times", "SECTION OF LV'S BOWMAN CREEK BRANCH TO GO".

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« Reply #827 on: Aug 17th, 2015, 8:26am »
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The attached is from the February 19, 1917, "The Wilkes-Barre Record", "TO FOUR-TRACK ITS LINE TO NEW YORK".

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« Reply #828 on: Aug 17th, 2015, 10:05am »
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The attached is from the June 6, 1938, "The Pittston Gazette", "ENGINE TERMINAL AT WILKES-BARRE MOVED TO COXTON".

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« Reply #829 on: Aug 18th, 2015, 7:18am »
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The attached is from the November 23, 1908, "The Pittston Gazette", "ROUND HOUSE ROOF COLLAPSED".

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« Reply #830 on: Aug 18th, 2015, 7:19am »
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"ROUND HOUSE ROOF COLLAPSED" - Continued.

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« Reply #831 on: Aug 18th, 2015, 7:25am »
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The attached is from the August 22, 1964, "The Standard-Speaker", "OLD LVRR STATION AT JIM THORPE SET AFIRE TO SPEED ITS RAZING".

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« Reply #832 on: Aug 18th, 2015, 7:34am »
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The attached is from the April 22, 1946, "The Mount Carmel Item", "NEW TYPE OF LEHIGH VALLEY ENGINE".

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« Reply #833 on: Aug 18th, 2015, 7:38am »
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The attached is from the October 11, 1951, "The Daily Capitol Journal", "DIESEL TRAIN RUNS OUT OF OIL!".

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« Reply #834 on: Aug 18th, 2015, 7:51am »
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The attached is from the August 7, 1926, "The Wilkes-Barre Record", "STEAM TRAINS TO BE SUPPLANTED".  


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« Reply #835 on: Aug 18th, 2015, 7:57am »
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The attached is from the March 5, 1914, "The Allentown Leader", "WILL SHIP CUBAN ORE OVER THE LEHIGH VALLEY".

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« Reply #836 on: Aug 19th, 2015, 6:47am »
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The attached is from the July 25, 1957, "The Pittston Gazette", "VAST CAVE-IN COXTON".

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« Reply #837 on: Aug 19th, 2015, 6:56am »
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The attached is from the June 26, 1913, "The Pittston Gazette", "EXTENSIVE IMPROVEMENTS AT COXTON YARD"

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« Reply #838 on: Aug 19th, 2015, 6:57am »
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"EXTENSIVE IMPROVEMENTS AT COXTON YARD" - Continued.

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« Reply #839 on: Aug 19th, 2015, 7:03am »
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The attached is from the July 21, 1967, "The Standard Speaker", "JOURNEY INTO YESTERYEAR.

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