Re: Bridge girder on three PRR FM flat cars


Dennis Storzek
 

On Sat, Dec 21, 2019 at 11:15 AM, Bruce Smith wrote:
While hump yards were at least 25 years old at the time, they were not common.
The real question is, when was the first retarder yard built. Until that time hump yards were "rider" yards, and there would be someone there to protest, "I'm not riding THAT thing down." I wouldn't either, with only one operable hand brake for all that weight. 

Dennis Storzek

Join main@RealSTMFC.groups.io to automatically receive all group messages.