Re: [FJGRailroad] Re: File Posting - Combines 21 & 22
- I have the set of photo's the leader did copied as well but not enlarged
sad ! fire raging and all!!
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From: paul larner <pklarner@...>
Sent: Tuesday, March 06, 2001 3:38 PM
Subject: Re: [FJGRailroad] Re: File Posting - Combines 21 & 22
> I have a date on the #21 which was March 2, 1960. The 22 is refered to as
> subject to a similar fate but was not destroyed at that time. I'll find
> eventually and let you know.
> >From: waltdanylak@...
> >Reply-To: FJGRailroad@yahoogroups.com
> >To: FJGRailroad@yahoogroups.com
> >Subject: [FJGRailroad] Re: File Posting - Combines 21 & 22
> >Date: Tue, 06 Mar 2001 19:00:25 -0000
> >Nice photos. I don't ever recall seeing them behind the freighthouse.
> >They normally were next to the passenger station, at least when still
> >in use. I spent many hours climbing all over the cars. Never thought
> >to take any photos. I know they were stored for a time in the FCC
> >shed. They were burned at Broadalbin Junction in the winter of 1960-
> >61, if I remember correctly. The LH ran a story with photos when they
> >were burned. Supposedly done for insurance reasons. The NYC would not
> >accept them for interchange due to the wood trucks. Maybe it was an
> >ICC rule.
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