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Re: [NVnarrowgauge] Re: Nevada Central Boxcar

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  • Dave Eggleston
    Thanks. Hopefully they do it justice. There are good photos of those cars from the 1920s/1930s as sheds. Considering how it looked in the late 1990s, there
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      Thanks. Hopefully they do it justice. There are good photos of those cars from the 1920s/1930s as sheds. Considering how it looked in the late 1990s, there won't be much left to restore, it'll be more of a replica!
       
      Dave Eggleston


      From: RANDALL HEES <hees@...>
      To: NVnarrowgauge@yahoogroups.com
      Sent: Mon, July 12, 2010 4:22:41 PM
      Subject: Re: [NVnarrowgauge] Re: Nevada Central Boxcar

       

      The car is being moved to a private home, for restoration, then on to the county museum... I was
      contacted by a BLM archeologist who is coordinating things...

      On Mon, 12 Jul 2010 09:13:29 -0700 (PDT)
      Dave Eggleston <degg13@...> wrote:

      > Agreed. Though there is no height left on that car. It collapsed years ago.
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      > Randy, where did it get moved to?
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      > Dave Eggleston
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      >From: Greg Maxwell <EANDPNG@...>
      > To: NVnarrowgauge@yahoogroups.com
      > Sent: Sun, July 11, 2010
      11:16:54 PM
      > Subject: [NVnarrowgauge] Re: Nevada Central Boxcar
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      > This sounds like the Stockton & Ione car body from Dillon.
      > Greg Maxwell
      > --- In NVnarrowgauge@yahoogroups.com, "RandyH" <hees@...> wrote:
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      >> A Nevada Central box car body has recently been moved for preservation by a
      >>local museum.
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      >> The dimensions are reported to be:
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      >> length 22' 2"
      >> width 7' 10"
      >> height 8' 6"
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      >> Any ideas on who the builder is?
      >>
      >> Randy Hees
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