November - December 1976 Ties

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Southern Scenes

The feature was taken by Shelby Lowe. Mr. Lowe, a chief clerk at Inman Yard, Atlanta, photographed Steam Engine 4501 as she passed a freight train at Morristown, Tenn. The picture was made in 1974 when the 4501 was hauling railfans from Knoxville to Asheville.


ON THE COVER

This view from a catwalk shows a line of covered hopper cars as they emerge from the dry dump building. The high - pressure washing wand, shown above the cars, is inserted in the cars for internal cleaning.