Derailment-Incident with Y3 2040

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Fri Jul 25 09:48:23 EDT 2014


Perhaps it was the wreck at Williamsburg, OH on June 27, 1936. Missed a 
stop where rails were being replaced by MofW track force.

Jim Blackstock

On 7/25/2014 8:33 AM, NW Mailing List wrote:
> A guy I know has an antique shop and recently came across some photos 
> of a Norfolk and Western derailment site.
> He is trying to find information regarding the photos. Unfortunately I 
> have not yet seen them, but the only clue he tells me is
> that the engine is steam engine 2040....assume Y3.  Its in a town, and 
> he thought perhaps it was in the 30's or 40's.
> Does anyone have any clue as to what this could be.  I was hoping 
> someone might have info on such a derailment/wreck.
> Thanks,
> Greg Scholl
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