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The Philadelphia Chapter of the

National Railway Historical Society

Established in 1936


Railfan Pictures of the Day - 11/04/2009

CSX Lansdale Yard Lansdale PA October 30 through November 3 2009
Part One can be found here.
October 30 2009 Benefitting from relatively dry weather, the removal process continued.
October 31 2009 Once they hit clean material about three feet down and the monitoring wells were in place, the process of filling the hole began.
November 1 2009 With the first layers of ballast down, the original rails were dragged back into place and the original ties lined up on the runner. Once the necessary ties were dropped, they would be shifted over to the industrial track followed by the rail.
November 2 2009 Ties and rails in place waiting for a final layer of ballast.
November 3 2009 Attending to details while waiting for a ballast regulator and a tamper.

All pictures October 30 - November 3 2009 Copyright © 2009 John P. Almeida

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Last Updated November 5, 2009

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