Re: Bridge girder on three PRR FM flat cars

Bill Lugg

"According to the PRRT&HS PRR Chronology, the first hump yard in the United States was opened May 11, 1903 as part of the Altoona Yards at Bells Mills (East Altoona). Other sources report the PRR yard at Youngwood, PA which opened in the 1880s to serve the Connellsville coke fields as the first U.S. hump yard."

Only as far away as Google and Wikipedia.  ;o)

Bill Lugg

On 12/21/19 9:56 AM, Charles Peck wrote:
Lloyd's question raises another question. When was the first hump yard
built and where?
Chuck Peck

On Sat, Dec 21, 2019 at 11:45 AM Lloyd Keyser < <>> wrote:

Why is there not a Do No Hump sign on this load  Lloyd Keyser

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