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Easing down to a stop at Readville.

A Franklin coach train will soon overtake LB-2. Its a good looking train, dominated by large, modern box cars. It will feed a number of locals, serving the large distribution warehouses outside Boston. The down side was; the high value loads on LB-2 arrived on New Haven rails only after providing long haul revenue to either New York Central or Boston and Maine.

Photographed by Ken Patton, April, 1966.
Added to the photo archive by Ken Patton, October 2, 2019.
Railroad: New Haven.

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So beautiful and so special. Six hours earlier, this moved thru the town I grew up i

Posted by Stephen Demboske on 2019-10-03 04:50:42

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