Re: common cars with planked roofs

Kurt Laughlin <fleeta@...>

----- Original Message -----
From: Dennis Storzek

Of course, including running
boards and lateral platforms at the ladders solved the problem of
trainmen slipping, and various outside metal roofs and solid steel
roofs gained in popularity thereafter.
----- Original Message -----

So early cars didn't have roofwalks at all, the brakemen just walked on the roof (or what appeared to be the roof)?


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