Re: Gravel Pit Operation near Plainfield Illinois


roy wojahn
 

No, the connection was to the EJ&E.


On Saturday, December 19, 2015 1:06 PM, "water.kresse@... [STMFC]" wrote:


 
I could not get the link to work.  Is that the quarry on the Burlington line west of Chicago? Al Kresse


From: "zuch2rew@... [STMFC]"
To: STMFC@...
Sent: Saturday, December 19, 2015 4:04:09 PM
Subject: [STMFC] Re: Gravel Pit Operation near Plainfield Illinois

 
The shots were taken in the 50's or 60's at a Material Service quarry near Plainfield, Illinois.  They are part of a collection inherited by the son of the photographer.  If the son says its Illinois, I'll take his word.  While the Whitcomb diesel shown may look strange to the USA eye, they were somewhat common on USA shortlines.  

Roy



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