The diamonds at CG

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The diamonds at CG

Post by West End » Mon Dec 17, 2012 9:57 pm

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Hand laid, 45 degree, code 70 crossing of the Baltimore and Ohio at CG. Installation of the code 70 DT&I crossing is next. Also hand laid.
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Re: The diamonds at CG

Post by Peacock » Tue Dec 18, 2012 5:57 pm

Gotta love the hand laid track work! It lets you make everything exactly as you need. :D

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Re: The diamonds at CG

Post by Luke » Fri Mar 29, 2013 11:57 am

Jim Evans sent along these photos of a November 1948 derailment of a southbound B&O train at Columbus Grove. Note "CG" tower looks pristine in this image and the DT&I line which paralleled the B&O is still active. REL
B&O Derailment at CG Tower
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