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 IRCX 1277 TANK CAR 
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A PLUGGED THREADED FLANGE WHICH IS ORIGINAL TO THE CAR.  IT WAS USED TO LOAD HEATER COIL PIPLE INTO THE TANK, ALLOWING LONGER SECTIONS OF PIPE TO BE USED.
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ORIGINAL TANK SERIAL NUMBERS AND ORDER NUMBERS STAMPED INTO THE TANK HEAD.
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A VIEW OF THE TANK INTERIOR.  THE HOLES IN THE TOP OF THE TANK STALL HAVE TO BE INSERTED.
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A VIEW SHOWING THE TANK INTERIOR AND THE MISSING OUTLET VALVE CAGE ASSEMBLY.  THE BRACKETS ON THE LEFT WERE TO HOLD HEATER COILS.  THE BRACKETS AND COILS WERE PREVIOUSLY REMOVED.
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A PLUGGED THREADED FLANGE WHICH IS ORIGINAL TO THE CAR. IT WAS USED TO LOAD HEATER COIL PIPLE INTO THE TANK, ALLOWING LONGER SECTIONS OF PIPE TO BE USED. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
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ORIGINAL TANK SERIAL NUMBERS AND ORDER NUMBERS STAMPED INTO THE TANK HEAD. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
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A VIEW OF THE TANK INTERIOR. THE HOLES IN THE TOP OF THE TANK STALL HAVE TO BE INSERTED. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 517 times.
A VIEW SHOWING THE TANK INTERIOR AND THE MISSING OUTLET VALVE CAGE ASSEMBLY. THE BRACKETS ON THE LEFT WERE TO HOLD HEATER COILS. THE BRACKETS AND COILS WERE PREVIOUSLY REMOVED. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 494 times.
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05.02.04 - THE CAR HAS BEEN FRESKHLY PAINTED AFTER COMPLETE RESTORATION AT RESCAR'S WASHINGTON, INDIANA FACILITY.
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05.02.04 - THE CAR HAS BEEN RESTORED, PAINTED AND THE NEWLY MILLED WHITE OAK RUNNING BOARDS HAVE BEEN APPLILED.
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THE CAR HAS BEEN LOADED ONTO SILK ROAD TRANSPORT'S TRAILER BY PUSHING IT UP A RAMP THAT ATTACHES TO THE TRAILER.
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THE CAR IS NOW SECURED ONTO THE TRAILER FOR TRANSPORT.
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05.02.04 - THE CAR HAS BEEN FRESKHLY PAINTED AFTER COMPLETE RESTORATION AT RESCAR'S WASHINGTON, INDIANA FACILITY. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 538 times.
05.02.04 - THE CAR HAS BEEN RESTORED, PAINTED AND THE NEWLY MILLED WHITE OAK RUNNING BOARDS HAVE BEEN APPLILED. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 529 times.
THE CAR HAS BEEN LOADED ONTO SILK ROAD TRANSPORT'S TRAILER BY PUSHING IT UP A RAMP THAT ATTACHES TO THE TRAILER. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 569 times.
THE CAR IS NOW SECURED ONTO THE TRAILER FOR TRANSPORT. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 553 times.
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READY TO ROLL TO THE IRM!
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THE HIGH-WIDE ESCORT TRUCK DEPARTS AHEAD OF THE TRANSPORT TRUCK.
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DEPARTING WSHINGTON, INDIANA FOR THE TRIP TO THE IRM.
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THE RESTORED CAR ARRIVES ON OLSEN ROAD ON SILK ROADS TRANSPORTS SPECIAL TRAILER.
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READY TO ROLL TO THE IRM! - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
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THE HIGH-WIDE ESCORT TRUCK DEPARTS AHEAD OF THE TRANSPORT TRUCK. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
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DEPARTING WSHINGTON, INDIANA FOR THE TRIP TO THE IRM. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
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THE RESTORED CAR ARRIVES ON OLSEN ROAD ON SILK ROADS TRANSPORTS SPECIAL TRAILER. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
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PULLING THROUGH THE GATE ONTO CENTRAL AVENUE AT IRM.
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PETE GALAYDA WATCHES THE DRIVER ATTACH THE UNLOADING RAMPS TO THE TRAILER.  THE ENDS OF THE RAMPS GO ONTO THE TRACK.
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THE CAR IS SLOWLY MOVED OFF OF THE TRAILER WITH THE CORNWALL ENGINE BEING USED TO STOP THE CAR IF IT MOVES TOO QUICKLY.  BOB KUTELLA AND JEFF DELLHAYE OBSERVE IWTH INTEREST.
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THE CAR IS NOW SAFELY ON THE TRACKS AT IRM.
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PULLING THROUGH THE GATE ONTO CENTRAL AVENUE AT IRM. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 579 times.
PETE GALAYDA WATCHES THE DRIVER ATTACH THE UNLOADING RAMPS TO THE TRAILER. THE ENDS OF THE RAMPS GO ONTO THE TRACK. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 569 times.
THE CAR IS SLOWLY MOVED OFF OF THE TRAILER WITH THE CORNWALL ENGINE BEING USED TO STOP THE CAR IF IT MOVES TOO QUICKLY. BOB KUTELLA AND JEFF DELLHAYE OBSERVE IWTH INTEREST. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 565 times.
THE CAR IS NOW SAFELY ON THE TRACKS AT IRM. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 591 times.
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07.10.04 - THE CAR IS BWEING LETTERED BY BOB KUTELLA.  IT SITS IN A TRAIN OF CARS RESTORED THIS YEAR BY THE FREIGHT CAR DEPARTMENT.
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THE HANDBRAKE AND RUNNING BOARDS HAVE BEEN APPLIED.  MORE AIRBRAKE WORK IS NECESSARY TO REPAIR A LEAKING TRAINLINE AND THE RUNNING BOARDS REQUIRE STAINING.
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THE CAR IS NOW LETTERED AND THE ADVERTISING HAS BEEN APPLIED BY BOB KUTELLA.
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IRCX 1277 IS NOW READY TO ENTER REVENUE SERVICE AT THE IRM
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07.10.04 - THE CAR IS BWEING LETTERED BY BOB KUTELLA. IT SITS IN A TRAIN OF CARS RESTORED THIS YEAR BY THE FREIGHT CAR DEPARTMENT. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
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THE HANDBRAKE AND RUNNING BOARDS HAVE BEEN APPLIED. MORE AIRBRAKE WORK IS NECESSARY TO REPAIR A LEAKING TRAINLINE AND THE RUNNING BOARDS REQUIRE STAINING. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
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THE CAR IS NOW LETTERED AND THE ADVERTISING HAS BEEN APPLIED BY BOB KUTELLA. - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
Viewed: 678 times.
IRCX 1277 IS NOW READY TO ENTER REVENUE SERVICE AT THE IRM - Kirk L. Warner (kwarner)
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