When Rock Island Railroad switched from steam to diesels early this year, 90 foot coaling chut straddling main line had to be blasted, it plopped right on the track.


  • Date: 1953-11
  • Location: Morris, IL, US
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Rock Island Railroad, Buildings, Companies, Us, Wrecking, 1950s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Francis Miller
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_979638
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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