Twentieth Annual Report of the Board of Railroad Commissioners for the Year Ending June 30, 1897 (Classic Reprint)

Twentieth Annual Report of the Board of Railroad Commissioners for the Year Ending June 30, 1897 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Twentieth Annual Report of the Board of Railroad Commissioners for the Year Ending June 30, 1897 Interlocking plant at N eola at crossing of the Chicago, Rock Island Pacific railway and Chicago, Milwaukee St. Paul railway. This is a Union Switch and Signal company's plant with sixteen (16) lever frame and sixteen (16) active levers. Seven (7) of these levers Operate ten (10) switches, ten (10) locks and three (3) signals and nine (9) of these levers operate twelve (12) signals. On the Chicago, Rock Island Pacific railway there are three (3) derailing and one (1) common switches and on the Chicago, Milwaukee St. Paul rail way there are four (4) derailing and two (2) common switches oper at ed from tower. Interlocking plant at Southwest Davenport at crossing of Chicago, Rock Island Pacific and Burlington, Cedar Rapids Northern rail ways. This is a National Switch and Signal company's plant with a twenty (20) lever frame and fifteen (15) active levers. Five (5) of these levers operate eight (8) switches and eight (8) looks and eleven (11) of these levers operate twelve (12) signals and nine (9) bolt locks. On the Chicago, Rock Island Pacific railway are five (5) derailing and one (1) common switches Operated from tower and on Burling ton, Cedar Rapids Northern railway are two (2) derailing switches operated from tower. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 418 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 22mm | 558g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243152558
  • 9780243152551