Caboose Site

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Wed Mar 8 00:32:33 EST 2006


That cab may be leaving Roanoke tonight, or early Wed. morning. A cab was
placed on the rear of the Roanoke-Radford local when it was built tonight.
I didn't think much about it at the time. Although I don't remember the
number, it was a C31, with the newer "555" number.

Jeff Sanders

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Subject: Caboose Site

> On the corner of Randall Parkway (facing the local in-street trackage), a

> local businessman is well along preparing a display site for the N&W

> caboose he has acquired. The NS folks tell me that the cab is sitting in

> Roanoke and will be brought down to Bristol by three local moves.


> The end result will be a re-painted, nicely displayed historic memento one

> block from the restored Union Station.


> - Mike Pierry, Jr.



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