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National Railway Historical Society

Established in 1936


Railfan Pictures of the Day - 04/28/2007

SEPTA Dale Interlocking Project Lansdale PA April 16 2007
Part Twenty Three of an ongoing series. Part One is here, Part Two is here, Part Three is here, Part Four is here, Part Five is here, Part Six is here, Part Seven is here, Part Eight is here, Part Nine is here, Part Ten is here, Part Eleven is here, Part Twelve is here, Part Thirteen is here, Part Fourteen is here, Part Fifteen is here, Part Sixteen is here, Part Seventeen is here, Part Eighteen is here, Part Nineteen is here, Part Twenty is here, Part Twenty One is here, Part Twenty Two is here.
Due to conditions, the decision was made to lay a temporary surface to get the crossing open, and then mill and replace the top layer when the other two tracks are done the next weekend.
Finally, the cold and wet weather actually helped as the hot asphalt must be cooled before it can carry any weight, creating a light fog in the process.
PennDOT and SEPTA personnel examine the condition of the new roadway ...
before opening it up to traffic at 2:30 PM, one and a half hours ahead of schedule.

All pictures April 16 2007 Copyright © 2007 John P. Almeida

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