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    Wasn t there also a short line in Northern New York called the Adirondack & St. Lawrence? I think they had some steam engines. The line may have serviced
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      Wasn't there also a short line in Northern New York called the "Adirondack
      & St. Lawrence?" I think they had some steam engines. The line may have
      serviced some mines...

      Gino

      On 11/29/06, Aaron Keller <akeller1979@...> wrote:
      > The so-called "Adirondack" may be a reference to what was really the
      > "Adirondac Company's Railroad" which became the D&H North Creek branch.
      > Who knows. In the old days that was known as the "Adirondack Railroad" in
      > some spheres because it was the ONLY railroad into the heart of the
      > Adirondacks. The North Creek line was built a decade or two earlier than
      > the NYC line through Old Forge, etc.
      >
      > -Aaron
      >
      >
      >
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: "joseph Klapkowski" <riverlinejoe@...>
      > To: <FJGRailroad@yahoogroups.com>
      > Sent: Tuesday, November 28, 2006 6:17 PM
      > Subject: RE: [FJGRailroad] RE: Schenectady Locomotive Works - A&StL
      > locomotives.
      >
      >
      > > You created some clarity. The name Adirondack & st. lawrence was spelled
      > > out
      > > on the tender. No doubt about the name. My confusion was whether the
      > > Adirondack railroad was the same as the Adirondack & St. Lawrence.....
      > > can
      > > not account for the wheel diameter discrepancy....
      >
      >
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