Hog Wash!!!


Bob Chaparro
 

Hog Wash!!!

Photo from Classic Trains website:

https://www.trains.com/ctr/photos-videos/photo-of-the-day/watering-hogs-on-the-up/

Caption:

“A triple-headed shower wets down the hogs riding in Union Pacific triple-deck cars at Dry Lake, Nev., on a hot July day in 1977. The train is the California Livestock Special, bound for Los Angeles.

Steve Patterson photo.”

Bob Chaparro

Moderator

Railway Bull Shippers Group

https://groups.io/g/RailwayBullShippersGroup


Bob Chaparro
 

More Hog Wash

Photo from Classic Trains website:

https://www.trains.com/ctr/photos-videos/photo-of-the-day/dousing-the-hogs/

Caption:

“Keeping hogs wet in summer heat was vital in keeping them healthy during transit in stock cars. This manual twin-handle pump soaks both decks of hogs on Swift Live Stock Express cars in a New York Central train east of Rome, N.Y. S.K. Bolton Jr. photo”

Bob Chaparro

Moderator

Railway Bull Shippers Group

https://groups.io/g/RailwayBullShippersGroup