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Thursday Proto Photo Topic - Sept, 14, 2006
« on: September 14, 2006, 01:34:33 PM »
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It's Thursday again, time for your prototype photos if you have 'em. Here are two from the East Broad Top 40 years ago:

Steam requires constant maintenance - the engineer is adjusting an air compressor on EBT 2-8-2 No. 14 here:


And here's a narrow gauge handcar. The tiny "engineer" is now 42 and anything but tiny:


A "warbonnet" at sea? On freight?

Stay tuned...

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Re: Thursday Proto Photo Topic - Sept, 14, 2006
« Reply #1 on: September 14, 2006, 01:44:17 PM »
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Note for Wes; Cowls in the spring............ ;D


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Re: Thursday Proto Photo Topic - Sept, 14, 2006
« Reply #2 on: September 14, 2006, 01:55:22 PM »
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Re: Thursday Proto Photo Topic - Sept, 14, 2006
« Reply #3 on: September 14, 2006, 08:54:38 PM »
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One for anyone who has pre-ordered Con-Cor's latest, & one for Richie:

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Re: Thursday Proto Photo Topic - Sept, 14, 2006
« Reply #4 on: September 14, 2006, 09:08:11 PM »
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I ain't sayin nuthin....!







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« Reply #5 on: September 14, 2006, 11:45:45 PM »
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Re: Thursday Proto Photo Topic - Sept, 14, 2006
« Reply #6 on: September 15, 2006, 12:32:31 PM »
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here's a former CSX conductor, now a hogger in the Richmond-Baltimore pool, posing pretty for the camera as the Q398 pulls into Jessup Yard to set out some autoracks

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Re: Thursday Proto Photo Topic - Sept, 14, 2006
« Reply #7 on: September 15, 2006, 12:53:30 PM »
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Thanks tokenbrit , I like both shots .

Wes , thats the first nose mounted horn i've ever seen . "Thinking outside the roof I guess"
 

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Re: Thursday Proto Photo Topic - Sept, 14, 2006
« Reply #8 on: September 15, 2006, 04:21:56 PM »
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Tom Stolte photo .. from Mike Rose photo album


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Re: Thursday Proto Photo Topic - Sept, 14, 2006
« Reply #9 on: September 20, 2006, 11:16:22 PM »
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Wes , thats the first nose mounted horn i've ever seen . "Thinking outside the roof I guess"

NOTE: This is still last week's thread....

Yes we can be a bit strange down under ::)





Cheers, Wes


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Re: Thursday Proto Photo Topic - Sept, 14, 2006
« Reply #10 on: September 21, 2006, 09:29:50 AM »
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moved to todays thread ...
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Re: Thursday Proto Photo Topic - Sept, 14, 2006
« Reply #11 on: September 21, 2006, 11:06:37 AM »
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moved to todays thread ...
It is all Wes's fault............ ;D

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Re: Thursday Proto Photo Topic - Sept, 14, 2006
« Reply #12 on: September 28, 2006, 04:45:52 PM »
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Some BL2's had horns on the nose.... :)

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