Re: [FJGRailroad] Origin of Washout name
- I found an article from the 12/16/34 issue of the
> Knickerbocker Press which gives the history of the event under theWow, it's great to get the origin of the name!
> title of "Cloudburst of '85 Recalled by Schenectady Old Timers".
> According to the story, the "cataclysmic demonstration of the
> elements" occured at 4:30 PM on August 12th, 1885. >