Harsimus Cove and the STB

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Harsimus Cove and the STB

Postby CPSmith » Fri May 05, 2017 10:09 am

Mr. Riffin, exit stage left (finally):
https://www.stb.gov/decisions/readingro ... enDocument

Fascinating reading (pdf too large) - follow the link:
https://www.stb.gov/decisions/readingro ... enDocument
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Re: Harsimus Cove and the STB

Postby RailsEast » Fri May 05, 2017 3:02 pm

And a good slap on the wrist as well; Mr. Riffin usually loses these cases and goes away quietly, but here he has to pay attorneys fees to Jersey City as a result of his tomfoolery.

That second link is a huge PDF (653 pages!) but contains many interesting old photos/maps, like an 1870s photo of the original Bergen Cut, and a 1955 night view of Harsimus Cove Yard. Very cool stuff for the hardcore PRR fan and Jersey City natives....
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