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Photo of Evans Auto Railer switcher of the NPRR, early 1940's
Evans Auto Railer switcher of the NPRR, early 1940's

Parked beside the Wakefield Branch Company in Wakefild RI
(it had become it's main freight customer), this little engine moved items along the 8 mile track. Steels wheels could lift allowing this engine to drive on local roads. NPRR sent it back to the manufacturer in 1941.
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Photographed by From The Collection Of Daniel G. Dunn, 1940.
Added to the photo archive by Daniel Dunn, January 27, 2009.
Railroad: Narragansett Pier Railroad.

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