March - April 1979 Ties

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Southern Scenes

The feature shows a Southern rail train with 7.3 track miles of 132-lb. new welded rail being laid across Norfolk Southern's 5 - mile Albemarle Sound Bridge and represents one of the upgrading programs on Norfolk Southern where 125 miles of welded rail has been laid since 1974.


ON THE COVER: This photograph of the laying of welded rail on the bridge across Albemarle Sound in eastern North Carolina comes from Southern's annual report.

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