Re: Bananas to the Indianapolis/ Minnesota
Very interesting... so to Tony's point about shippers being able to choosetoggle quoted messageShow quoted text
the route (as long as a railroad chose to take part in a tariff) then it may
have been possible for IC to turn bananas over to either the MILW or CGW in
Dubuque for the rest of the trip to the Twin Cities. But the CB&Q probably
had the fastest schedule on their high speed mainline along the Mississippi
from Dubuque northwards.
The IC did interchange bananas, over the years, with the CB&Q at East Dubuque for