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'Lehigh Valley' Photo - 'SNY_119_Leaving-Towanda-1_825x464.jpg'
LV/SNY_119_Leaving-Towanda-1_825x464.jpg   Original: 825 by 464 pixels - Current: 825 by 464 - 100%
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Re: Guess The Location - 2016     -   Response #6   -   Go to Post in Thread
Posted by gfluck1 in Lehigh Valley on 01/03/16 at 22:13:23
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TB Diamond is correct, the photo is courtesy of  "Susquehanna & New York Railroad" site and "A nearly panoramic view of the Lehigh Valley’s station in the north end of Towanda is the subject of last week’s “Wordless Wednesday #44”. To the left is SNY engine #119 with converted motor combination car #206. Behind #119 is the old Lehigh Valley stone enginehouse. In the background behind the station is the LV’s mainline coaling tower built ca. 1940, and to the viewer’s right is a Lehigh Valley freight train curving toward the mainline bridge over the Susquehanna River, just out of the frame to the right.
An interesting detail is the (presumed) line of taxis waiting behind the station. This suggests a Lehigh Valley passenger train (perhaps the Black Diamond?) is soon due".
 
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