Re: Car travel of hoppers including "strays"


Malcolm Laughlin <mlaughlinnyc@...>
 

Posted by: "Ljack70117@..." When I was on the RRs the only Bauxite I ever saw was loaded in Box
cars.
Thank you
Larry Jackman
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On the NYC we moved a lot of bauxite from the Port of New York to Massena in covered hoppers. This was in the early 60's, but I don't think it was a new practice then - but only in the winter when the seaway was closed.


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New England Rail Shipper Directories
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