Re: Early train length laws
-- In STMFC@yahoogroups.com, "al.kresse" <water.kresse@...> wrote:
Yes. Arizona had a law limiting freight trains to 70 cars and
passenger trains to 14; in the forties the SP tested it, and SP won.
The law dated to 1912; I don't know how consistently it'd been
(Found this by googling "train length law". If the link wraps, you
may need to type in the last few characters.)
Al Brown, Melbourne, Fla.