RailPictures.Net Photo: Unknown Milwaukee Road TOFC flat car at Saint Paul, Minnesota by Bill Edgar
 
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Milwaukee Road (more..)
TOFC flat car (more..)
Pigs Eye Yard hump. (more..)
Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA (more..)
July, 1972
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Back in 1972 I had the opportunity to access Milwaukee Road's Pigs Eye Yard and was able to get up close and personal with the retarder below the hump. Here a MILW cow-calf set has shoved a string of cars to the apex of the hump, and let go a TTX flat which is getting some clamping of its wheels as is rolls into the classification yard bowl.
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