Re: [FJGRailroad] Adk & St. L.
- 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...
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.
> ----- 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
> > 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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