Reading Gondola 20967


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The image link below is from the Seattle Municipal Archives. It shows nice detail for Reading gondola 20967 in service on the Diablo Powerhouse construction  project in September 1935.

 

Click on the link below and then click on the link below the image to see the TIF version and better details.

 

http://clerk.seattle.gov/~scripts/nph-brs.exe?s1=railroad&S2=&S3=&l=100&Sect7=THUMBON&Sect6=HITOFF&Sect5=PHOT1&Sect4=AND&Sect3=PLURON&d=PHO2&p=13&u=%2F%7Epublic%2Fphot1.htm&r=1207&f=G

 

And you’ll need to reverse the image.

 

Seattle Municipal Archives: http://www.seattle.gov/cityarchives/

 

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA


RICH CHAPIN
 

Thx for the link Bob, in addition  to the RDG gon and that special HD flat, found number of other interesting shots, including a PRR HD generator wheel, Erie flat with transformers and two GN boxcars on a carfloat crossing Ross river.

 

Nice work for a day off

 

Happy New Year!!

 

Rich Chapin

27 Quincy Rd

Basking Ridge, NJ 07920-2222