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The 1949 Merci Train
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 Posted: Sat May 14th, 2016 12:40 am
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Another probably forgotten bit of history:
http://www.amusingplanet.com/2016/05/the-merci-train-49-boxcars-filled-with.html
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 Posted: Sat May 14th, 2016 01:59 am
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Great story. I really liked the photo of the merci car being pulled by an old V&T 4-6-0. Neat stuff.

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 Posted: Mon May 16th, 2016 12:02 am
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I've seen several of these cars over the years. One of the best preserved I've seen so far is Georgia's one, in the same museum where the Civil war locomotive "The General" is at, in Kennesaw.



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