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National Railway Historical Society

Established in 1936


Railfan Pictures of the Day - 05/15/2007

SEPTA Dale Interlocking Project Lansdale PA April 28 2007
Part Twenty Five 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, Part Twenty Three is here, Part Twenty Four is here.

After the rails, the spikes and the tie plates were removed ...

they came in with what could only be called "the claw" ....
which scooped up the ties for disposal, leaving the ballast behind.
Meanwhile, a little trimming of the new panels prior to their installation.
A big problem with flash photography of a scene like this is all the Scotchlite worn by the employees, and also found on most of the equipment.

All pictures April 28 2007 Copyright © 2007 John P. Almeida

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