[N&W] RE: Water Towers

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Tue May 4 23:15:50 EDT 2004

[Gary Rolih replies:]

The drawings and photos I have indicate BLACK for the steel tanks, like the
bridge paint.  The wood tank drawings are non-committal.  From photos some
appear to be painted with black paint.  Some appear natural but well
weathered. Rolih

[Harry Bundy adds:]

I believe one of O. Winston Link's records has a color cover showing the wood
tank at Villamont.  The steel one's were black and on the Norfolk Div. N&W had
concrete tanks that weren't painted `(looked like a silo) at Yadkin and

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