Re: Photo: Freight Cars On Barges


Nolan Hinshaw
 

On Apr 26, 2021, at 09:58, Bob Chaparro via groups.io <chiefbobbb=verizon.net@groups.io> wrote:

Photo: Freight Cars On Barges
ATSF did this on San Francisco Bay between Richmond and San Francisco up into the early 1980s, with a single barge lashed in a hip tow configuration:
<https://www.globalsecurity.org/military/library/policy/army/fm/55-501/chap19.htm>. The tug has full control over the barge in this configuration, especially rudder control.
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