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CHESSIEMIKE
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« Reply #220 on: Jan 5th, 2015, 6:25am »
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on Jan 5th, 2015, 6:07am, gfluck1 wrote:       (Click here for original message)
Article below is from the March 13, 1898, "Engineering News", titled "STANDARD POLING CAR; PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD".  
I like how the article points out the safety factor of NOT coupling to the car being moved.
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« Reply #221 on: Jan 5th, 2015, 9:03am »
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on Jan 4th, 2015, 12:01pm, gfluck1 wrote:       (Click here for original message)
Article below is from the June, 1924, "Railway & Locomotive Engineering", titled "THE PENNSYLVANIA 2-8-2 TYPE ELECTRIC LOMOTIVE".

 
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This apparently still another PRR design, which did not work out all that well. Apparently, later known as L-5 type. Comments here:
 
http://www.northeast.railfan.net/classic/PRRdata9.html
 
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« Reply #222 on: Jan 6th, 2015, 4:50am »
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Article below is from the December 2, 1920, "Engineering News-Record", titled "THE BIGELOW BOULEVARD SLIDE AT PITTSBURGH".

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« Reply #223 on: Jan 6th, 2015, 4:52am »
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"THE BIGELOW BOULEVARD SLIDE AT PITTSBURGH" - Continued.

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« Reply #224 on: Jan 6th, 2015, 4:53am »
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"THE BIGELOW BOULEVARD SLIDE AT PITTSBURGH" - Continued.

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« Reply #225 on: Jan 6th, 2015, 4:53am »
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"THE BIGELOW BOULEVARD SLIDE AT PITTSBURGH" - Continued.

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« Reply #226 on: Jan 6th, 2015, 4:55am »
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"THE BIGELOW BOULEVARD SLIDE AT PITTSBURGH" - Continued.

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« Reply #227 on: Jan 7th, 2015, 7:15am »
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Article below is from the July 30, 1921, "Railway Age", titled "NEW CORNWALL RAILROAD SHOP HAS WALLS OF GLASS".

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« Reply #228 on: Jan 7th, 2015, 7:16am »
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"NEW CORNWALL RAILROAD SHOP HAS WALLS OF GLASS" - Continued.

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« Reply #229 on: Jan 8th, 2015, 9:36am »
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Article below is from the August, 1897, "American Engineer, Car Builder & Railroad Journal", titled "CAR FLOAT - NEW YORK, PHILDELPHIA & NORFOLK RAILROAD".

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« Reply #230 on: Jan 8th, 2015, 9:37am »
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"CAR FLOAT - NEW YORK, PHILDELPHIA & NORFOLK RAILROAD" - Continued.

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« Reply #231 on: Jan 9th, 2015, 7:35am »
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Article below is from the October 4, 1901, "The Railway Age", titled "THE NEW PENNSYLVANIA STATION AT PITTSBURG".

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« Reply #232 on: Jan 9th, 2015, 7:36am »
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"THE NEW PENNSYLVANIA STATION AT PITTSBURG" - Continued.

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« Reply #233 on: Jan 9th, 2015, 7:37am »
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"THE NEW PENNSYLVANIA STATION AT PITTSBURG" - Continued.

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« Reply #234 on: Jan 9th, 2015, 7:37am »
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"THE NEW PENNSYLVANIA STATION AT PITTSBURG" - Continued.

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« Reply #235 on: Jan 9th, 2015, 7:38am »
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"THE NEW PENNSYLVANIA STATION AT PITTSBURG" - Continued.

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« Reply #236 on: Jan 10th, 2015, 8:15am »
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Article below is from the September 30, 1901, "The Engineering Record", titled "THE PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD TRAIN-SHED AT CAMDEN".

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« Reply #237 on: Jan 10th, 2015, 8:16am »
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"THE PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD TRAIN-SHED AT CAMDEN" - Continued.

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« Reply #238 on: Jan 10th, 2015, 8:16am »
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"THE PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD TRAIN-SHED AT CAMDEN" - Continued.

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« Reply #239 on: Jan 10th, 2015, 8:20am »
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Article below is from the June, 1916, "Railway & Locomotive Engineering", titled "NEW TYPE OF GONDOLA CAR FOR THE PENNSYLVANIA".

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