Virginian Concrete Ties

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Thu Jun 14 13:23:33 EDT 2012

if they lasted that long, why go back to wood?

Walter Gay
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On Jun 14, 2012, at 10:12 AM, NW Mailing List wrote:

> In regards to the Question about the Concrete ties at Kumis, they are no more. After 34 years of dedicated service to the N&W, & NS the time had come to replace them. We started on them on Tuesday and the last one was finished on Wednesday. 738 Concrete ties are now replaced By 1,100 wooden ties. The end of an era. Gary Price NS M-O-W

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