NE-6 Caboose

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Sat Nov 19 22:04:25 EST 2005

Hi Bob;


The N&W got NE-6 cabooses after the '64 merger, so they are not
appropriate for steam era N&W.

Nigel F Misso

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>I am by no means an expert when it comes to the N&W and its

>equipment so I have to rely on sources other than myself. I do have

>a copy of "Cabooses of the Norfolk and Western" by Robert Bowers and

>James Brewer so I consulted it. It does not list the class NE-6 in

>the book. It could be that the NE-6 designation is for a merger

>railroad and is listed differently for the N&W. I'll need to dig

>into the "Cabooses" book in an effort to find out. May be some one

>on the list could further enlighten us on the subject?


>Dave Moorehead

>Milford, Ohio





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