Re: UNION TEXAS NATURAL GAS tank car and WFE wood ice reefer


Tim O'Connor
 


EGADS! That sounds movie-worthy! I get vertigo just thinking about it.

On 7/8/2020 8:04 PM, Ted Culotta wrote:
True on the New Haven. There was the 2-10-2 (hauling Steam Era freight cars... did I stay outta jail Mike?) that threw a tire while on the Poughkeepsie Bridge (gantlet tracked so there was no pulling up alongside with a crane) on a bitter, bitter cold night. The tire had to be sweated back on manually on the bridge.

Ted Culotta


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Tim O'Connor
Sterling, Massachusetts

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