View single post by Herb Kephart
 Posted: Tue Apr 14th, 2015 04:59 pm
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Herb Kephart

Joined: Thu Jul 19th, 2007
Location: Glen Mills, Pennsylvania USA
Posts: 5870
Where is the distinction between highrailer and roadable locomotive?

This beast was built by the Pennsylvania RR to switch the docks in Philadelphia. Gasoline engine, ships tiller steering wheel, solid rubber tires.

  Later converted to pneumatic tires. No rail gear, because all trackage in the area was in street, or other paved area 


From internet

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Fix it again, Mr Gates--it still works!"
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