A Day of Infamy

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mackdave
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A Day of Infamy

Post by mackdave » Wed Mar 29, 2017 8:18 am

Well, hard to believe, it's 60 years ago today that the O&W shut down. I never saw it in operation, but spent quite a few days in Orangeburg climbing through the cabooses and HT-1 that used to be there. Ghosts of the past, just slowly fading away.....


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Re: A Day of Infamy

Post by Cactus Jack » Wed Mar 29, 2017 12:41 pm

Thanks for noting the 60th Anniversary.

Sad day for O&W fans.

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