Do you happen to know whereabouts this rail was all headed? I wonder if
it might be to the Bay Area, where UP has a massive ROW maintenance
project underway, at least in the parts of Oakland and Berkeley that I
The fashion in killing has an insouciant, flirty style this spring,
with the flaunting of well-defined muscle, wrapped in flags.
On Wed, 28 Apr 2010 22:41:19 -0700, David Nebenzahl
I doubt seriously that it's off the Norfolk Southern system.
As a general rule, M.O.W. cars are not interchangable, because most of
them violate the 40 year rule.
Freight cars over 40 years old have to be removed from revenue
service, and can only be used within the system for company materials
moves, and can not be interchanged with other railroads. I'm betting
the welded rail trains fall under this rule too.
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