Re: Single-sheathed box cars


Kenneth Montero
 

If I recall correctly, WAG (Wellsville, Addison & Galeton) was nicknamed the "Sole Leather Line" because of the tanneries along that railroad.

Here is a link to a short book about the WAG (please note the reservation of copyright notice):


Ken Montero



On 11/29/2021 5:42 PM Todd Sullivan via groups.io <sullivant41@...> wrote:


Hide processors were also in New York, specifically, the Endicott Johnson Shoe Company that stretched along the ERIE and DL&W tracks from Binghamton through Johnson City and Endicott (about 6 miles).  The WAG also served large tanneries in Elkland  and Westfield, PA just south of the NY-PA border.

Todd Sullivan

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