Image from page 362 of “Railway and locomotive engineering : a practical journal of railway motive power and rolling stock” (1901)

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Identifier: railwaylocomotiv14newy
Title: Railway and locomotive engineering : a practical journal of railway motive power and rolling stock
Year: 1901 (1900s)
Subjects: Railroads Locomotives
Publisher: New York : A. Sinclair Co
Contributing Library: Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh
Digitizing Sponsor: Lyrasis Members and Sloan Foundation

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SNOW SCEXES IN THE SIEKK.V NEV.D.S railroad mileage of the country about 82,-000,000 ties annually for replacements, withanother 14,000,000 needed for new track,assuming that the construction is about5,000 miles annually. There is thus a totaluse in sight of about 96.000,000 ties a year.Something over a year ago it was esti-mated that of the 80,000.000 ties then saidto be used for renewals each year, 45,000,- to Los Angeles, has devised a scheme fora gigantic railroad terminal near thenorthern end of the Gulf of California.This proposed terminal is to be used joint-ly by six or eight railroads, including theDenver & Rio Grande, the Chicago, RockIsland & Pacific, the Mexican Central) theChicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul and thenew Salt Lake & Los Angeles road. RAILWAY AND LOCOMOTIVE ENGINEERING August, 1901. « PRACTICAL JOURNAL OF RAILWAY MOTIVEPOWER AND ROLLING STOCK. Published monthly by ANGUS SINCLAIR CO., 95 Uberty Street, New York. Loceng, H. t Baslaess Department:

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